Your local ESRD Network will have resources and clicking on the map will bring you to local information.

http://www.esrdnetworks.org/

The NIH’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases has a lot of great information about PD.

https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/kidney-disease/kidney-failure/peritoneal-dialysis

Home Dialyzers United has a buddy program that can help you connect to current PD patients.

http://homedialyzorsunited.org/hdu-buddies/

The National Kidney Foundation has a bunch of background information.

http://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/peritoneal.cfm

Fresenius Medical Care has information on PD and more specifically on their line of cyclers and products.

https://fmcna.com/products/home-dialysis-equipment/

Home Dialysis Central not only breaks down PD therapies, but also has information on other home therapies.

http://homedialysis.org/

DaVita’s site is another good place to search for basic information on PD. Their site also has a listing of videos.

https://www.davita.com/treatment-services/peritoneal-dialysis

Continue Reading About Dialysis

Dialysis

The primary treatment for ESRD, you can do dialysis at home or at a dialysis center.

Hemodialysis

Hemodialysis can be performed in a dialysis center or in your home.

Peritoneal Dialysis

Peritoneal dialysis is performed in your home.