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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease can be overwhelming. Throughout this process we will endeavour to support you to develop your own care goals and support your personal decisions based on the quality of life you wish to have. We understand that a lot of the information you are hearing is unfamiliar. Many trusted organizations have created resources to help you through your journey. Here are a few links to assist you:
- Ontario Renal Network
- Kidney Foundation
- BC Renal Agency
- Advanced Care Planning
- Canadian Diabetes Association
- Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
- St. Michael's Hospital: Renal Services
- Tips for safe catheter care
CONSERVATIVE RENAL CARE
Conservative management is a way to maximize your care when you have decided not to have dialysis or transplantation. Click here for more information.