How are Peritoneal Dialysis and home hemodialysis similar

How are Peritoneal Dialysis and home hemodialysis similar

A Comparison of Peritoneal Dialysis and Home Hemodialysis

PERITONEAL DIALYSISHOME HEMODIALYSIS
Mobile dialysis machineMobile dialysis machine
Highly efficient use of dialysateHighly efficient use of dialysate
Physiologic perfusion of peritoneal membraneHigh blood flow
115–140 L lactate buffered dialysate per week.100–180 L lactate buffered dialysate per week.
6–7 doses per week5–6 doses per week

a Typical frequency prescribed to achieve optimal clearance.

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