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Webinar: Benefits, Prescriptions and Complications of More Frequent Home Hemodialysis (ISN Dialysis Series)

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This webinar aims to:

  1. Understand the medical benefits of more frequent hemodialysis.

  2. Identify prescription options available to patients.

  3. Understand and learn how to prescribe the low dialysis volume high efficiency approach to dialysis therapy. 

  4. Recognize potential complications as well as measures to prevent their occurrence.

Description of the Webinar

Home hemodialysis is not new, but more frequent hemodialysis performed in the home has recently been promoted as a superior alternative to in-center dialysis. In this webinar, we will review benefits of more frequent hemodialysis, prescription options (nocturnal versus short daily), hemodialysis machine options, the concept of a low volume high efficiency approach, and potential complications as well as measures to prevent their occurence.

Webinar Registration: 

This webinar was held on Friday, December 2nd from 9AM - 10AM EST (New York time). 

For those who missed the webinar live, a webinar recording is now available below:



About the Facilitator

glickman joel 

Joel Glickman - 

Dr. Glickman is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Perlman School of Medicine of The University of Pennsylvania, where he is Director of the Home Dialysis Programs. His clinical and research interests focus on clinical outcomes in home hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Nationally, he frequently lectures on chronic kidney disease, home hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Dr. Glickman has been named “Top Doc” in Philadelphia Magazine. He is a three time recipient of the J. Russell Elkinton Faculty Teaching Award from the Renal-Electrolyte Division at the University of Pennsylvania. 



Additional Info

  • Language: English
  • Contains Audio: Yes
  • Content Type: Webinars
  • Source: ISN
  • Year: 2016
  • Members Only: No
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