Tools of Trade: Impact of HD Technology on Patient Outcomes

Tools of Trade: Impact of HD Technology on Patient Outcomes

2:00-4:00pm

Moderator(s): 

  • Monitoring Lung Congestion: What Can We Learn from the CHF Model? 
  • Clinical Significance of Achievable Reductions in B2 M levels – Are We Making a Difference? 
  • Expanded Hemodialysis and Clinical Outcomes  
  • An Update on iHemo 

 

PD Fundamentals – PD access

PD Fundamentals – PD access

2:00-4:00pm

Moderator(s): 

  • Is There an Ideal PD Catheter?    
  • What’s the Best PD Catheter Insertion Technique: Surgical Laparoscopy vs Percutaneous Insertion and Patient Selection 
  • Practical Approach to Trouble Shooting a Malfunctioning PD Catheter  
  • PD Catheter Exit Site Care: Best Practices 
  • The Embedded PD Catheter: Why and When? 

 

Innovations in PD

Innovations in PD  

10:30-12:00pm

Moderator(s): 

  • Use of PD in COVID-associated AKI – NY/UK Experience 
  • Precision Medicine in PD   
  • AWAK-PD System: What Do We Know So Far? 
  • Artificial Intelligence and Predictive Modeling 
  • Does Bioimpedance Have a Role in Managing Volume in PD? 
  • Early Detection of PD Peritonitis: Update 

PD Fundamentals

PD Fundamentals

10:30-12:00pm

Moderator(s): 

  • Is PET Still Relevant in Current Clinical Practice? The Case For and Against PET 
  • Pathophysiology of PD Membrane Fibrosis and Best Practices for Membrane Preservation 
  • Diagnosis and Management of Encapsulating Sclerosing Peritonitis 
  • PD Adequacy and Beyond: What to Measure?