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NxStage Home Hemodialysis Use in Remote or Rural Settings with Well Water: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines

Published on: November 28, 2014
Project Number: RB0756-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of the NxStage home hemodialysis system for patients in rural or remote areas who use well water?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of using the NxStage home hemodialysis system for patients in rural or remote areas who use well water?
  3. What are the guidelines associated with the use of the NxStage home hemodialysis system with well water?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the use of NxStage home hemodialysis use in remote or rural settings with well water.

Tags

kidney, kidneys, hemodiafiltration, hemodialysis, outpatients, regional medical programs, rural health, rural health services, water purification, water wells, Renal, Home