Table 2.

Additional features that may enhance the success of Advancing American Kidney Health

Additional Features
Payment for assisted PD
Subsidizing telemedicine for patients on PD in remote locations
Training of nephrologists for PD
Training of surgeons for PD catheter procedures
Training of PD nurses
Collection of secondary end points
 Death
 Hospitalization
 Catheter infections
 Overall health care costs
 Quality of life
  • PD, peritoneal dialysis.