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Home Peritoneal Dialysis: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: October 28, 2015
Project Number: RA0813-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report


  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of home peritoneal dialysis?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of home peritoneal dialysis?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of home peritoneal dialysis?

Key Message

One health technology assessment, eight systematic reviews (three with meta-analyses), 15 economic evaluations, and four evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding home peritoneal dialysis.