Restricted Visitation Policies In Place. More Info on Current Guidelines Here.

Restricted Visitation Policies In Place. More Info on Current Guidelines Here.

Avg. ER Wait Time

Wait times are an average and provided for informational purposes only. What does this mean?

Treatments for End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)

There is no cure for ESRD. Treatment aims to prevent the buildup of harmful wastes in the blood.

Treatment may involve the following:

Lifestyle changesMedicationsSurgeryOther treatments: dialysis

Revision Information

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  • Chronic kidney disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed . Updated April 22, 2013. Accessed July 2, 2013.

  • End-stage renal disease. National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases website. Available at: http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/Research/ScientificAreas/Kidney/KEB.htm Updated September 15, 2010. Accessed July 2, 2013.