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Your dialysis access — whether it’s a peritoneal dialysis (PD) catheter, arteriovenous (AV) fistula or AV graft — is your lifeline. Taking care of it properly is critical to your good health. Here are some tips for access care when you do home dialysis:
Peritoneal dialysis (PD) catheter
Home hemodialysis (HHD): AV fistula or graft
Follow these steps for keeping your “lifeline” infection-free and working for a long time. Whenever you have concerns or questions about your access, always consult your home dialysis nurse.View More Articles ›
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