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Bringing Kidney Care Home: Evolution During COVID-19
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Bringing Kidney Care Home: Evolution During COVID-19

bringing-kidney-care-home-evolution-during-covid-19Vikram Aggarwal, MD, discusses how the Northwestern Medicine Home Hemodialysis program has expanded in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Aggarwal describes the training program their team quickly activated, benefits of home hemodialysis, as well as a particularly complex case that required a rapid shift to home hemodialysis at the onset of the pandemic.

Related: Aggarwal shares details of a patient who survived three heart transplants, multiple near-fatal infections, and a failed kidney transplant and then found herself also having to confront COVID-19. "This is one of the most challenging cases of home dialysis training I have seen in my 15 years of practice," says Aggarwal. Read more.

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