- End-stage renal disease: symptom management and advance care planningNina R O'Connor
Arkansas Hospice, Little Rock, AR 72116, USA
Am Fam Physician 85:705-10. 2012..Delaying dialysis initiation is also an option. Patients with end-stage renal disease should have advance directives, including documentation of situations in which they would no longer want dialysis...
- Conservative management of end-stage renal disease without dialysis: a systematic reviewNina R O'Connor
Arkansas Hospice, North Little Rock, AR, USA
J Palliat Med 15:228-35. 2012..To summarize evidence on conservative, nondialytic management of end-stage renal disease regarding 1) prognosis and 2) symptom burden and quality of life (QOL)...