If you've bookmarked this particular message board, you may be missing a lot of other information on Home Dialysis Central--like our NEW Expert boards, staffed by nephrologist Dr. John Agar and by long-time renal social worker Beth Witten: http://forums.homedialysis.org. We believe this is the only place online where you can ask real renal professionals about home dialysis.
While you're at it, you might also check out:
-- Our description of ALL home treatment options: http://www.homedialysis.org/learn/types/
-- Our original, easy-to-read articles on tons of topics related to home HD, PD, or both: http://www.homedialysis.org/resources/reading/
-- Our Find a Clinic database, which lists U.S. clinics that train people for PD and home HD: http://www.homedialysis.org/locate/
-- Our Helpful Products Catalog, which lists products and services for home HD and PD: http://www.homedialysis.org/hpc/
-- Our Patient Stories - find someone just like you doing the treatment you're thinking of: http://www.homedialysis.org/resources/stories/
-- Our Updated MATCH-D Tool to assess patient suitability for home dialysis--now you can use it as a documentation tool for patient medical records: http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/pdfs/PS%20-%20QOL%20Assessment%20Tools/Match-D_2.0_Assessment.pdf
And, there's LOTS more. Poke around a bit--you won't regret it!