(This Blog is dedicated to my beloved father Sh. GOVIND RAM)

Welcome to the first Blog on the web dedicated to Liver Transplant in India Information. For A-Z Gastroentorlogy Disorders, Digestive Diseases, "J-Pouch" Operation, Yoga, Naturopathy,& Ayurvedic Treatments, Visit: http: //anshugpta.blogspot.com, For Healthy Life Style, Beauty Tips, Fashion Tips, Yoga, Naturopathy, Ayurvedic & Medical Knowledge, Herbal Remedies, Ayurvedic Herbs, Natural Cosmetics, Rejuvenation Therapies, Herbal Diet, Meditation, Yoga Styles, Men's Health & Women's Health Topics, Health Calculators and more.. Visit: http://yourhealthinformation.blogspot.com

Advertise Now

Blog Archive

Can't Find What You're Looking For?

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Dialysis...continue


Benefit
In-center Hemodialysis
Peritoneal dialysis
Can have dialysis sessions at the best time for you each week
NOT ALWAYS
YES
Can easily get to know other patients and see them on a regular basis at centers
YES
NO
Can do treatment at home

NO
YES
Easy to do dialysis while traveling

NOT ALWAYS
YES
Suits someone with this attitude: "I'm independent. I preferred to learn about my treatment and be responsible for it myself."

NO
YES
Suits someone with this attitude:"When it comes to my treatment, I'm more comfortable if someone else is responsible for everything."

YES
NO
Requires a special diet and a special fluid allowance

YES
YES
Can participate in most sports and activities, except for contact sports

YES
YES
Can easily go to school or work full time

NOT ALWAYS
YES

Remember that a kidney transplant may also be options. Click on a link to find out more:
TRANSPLANT


What to ask your doctor
Chances are, this chart has confirmed for you that you should be on peritoneal dialysis. You can use this chart to talk to your doctor about the differences between PD and hemodialysis.

BACK

No comments: