Minimizing the risk of COVID-19 among patients on dialysis

Nature Reviews Nephrology, Published online: 06 April 2020; doi:10.1038/s41581-020-0280-yPatients on haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis are likely to be at increased risk of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Preventive strategies must be implemented to minimize the risk of disease transmission in dialysis facilities, including education of staff and patients, screening for COVID-19 and separation of infected or symptomatic and non-infected patients.
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