Dialysis

For more than 60 years, Baxter has been at the center of developing innovative new technology for new standards of renal care.

A Global Innovator in Renal Care

Every day, we help provide renal patients flexibility and options by elevating the standards of care across all therapeutic modalities, whether that be in-center or home for chronic renal care. We are committed to addressing the individual needs of patients by supporting greater access to innovative renal care products, therapies, services and support globally.

Peritoneal Dialysis

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PD Therapy

Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a therapy that typically is managed by patients at home. The therapy works by cleaning the blood of toxins and removing extra fluids through one of the body’s own membranes, the peritoneal membrane.

There are two methods to infuse and drain (exchange) PD solutions: Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD), in which patients manually exchange PD fluids using a solution bag and tubing connected to the catheter several times a day; and automated peritoneal dialysis (APD), in which solution is infused and drained automatically by a cycler machine, typically while the patient sleeps.

Our portfolio of innovative PD cyclers, solutions and services are designed to provide healthcare providers and patients a range of treatment options across CAPD and APD.

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Hemodialysis

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HD Therapy

Hemodialysis (HD) therapy is used to treat an estimated 2 million end-stage renal disease patients worldwide, and is most often performed in a clinic typically three times a week, for three to five hours per session. The therapy works by cleaning the blood of toxins and removing extra fluids when it is pumped through an external filter, or dialyzer.

We offer a vast portfolio of innovative HD dialysis systems, dialyzers, solutions and services that provide a range of treatment options for healthcare providers around the world.

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Featured Products

Available in the U.S. and Canada
AMIA Automated PD System with SHARESOURCE is a remote patient management platform

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HOMECHOICE CLARIA Automated PD with SHARESOURCE is a remote patient management platform

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HDx Therapy Enabled by Theranova

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Advancing Telehealth

Baxter’s SHARESOURCE is the first two-way, cloud-based connectivity platform for home APD therapy globally. The telehealth system allows healthcare providers to securely review and help manage patients’ recently completed treatment data remotely that is automatically collected after each PD session. The SHARESOURCE system also provides a patient’s healthcare team better visibility to their missed treatments.

SHARESOURCE remote patient management platform has helped healthcare providers manage more than 1 million and counting peritoneal dialysis (PD) treatments in patients’ homes, globally.

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More than 60 Years of Innovative Renal "Firsts"

Baxter has been at the center developing innovative new technology and supporting efforts to educate clinicians about advances in dialysis.

OUR HISTORY

Saving and Sustaining Lives

Retired Businesswoman Reclaims Her Days on the Home Peritoneal Dialysis Therapy with Remote Connectivity

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PD Patient Inspired to Become a Nephrology Nurse

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Dialysis Patient Maintains Her Independence By Performing Home Therapy 250 Miles Away From Her Doctor

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