World Kidney Day 2019


dr. Liesbeth Smets, Mde Sandrine Dumoulin Avenue de Fré 206, 1180 Uccle Belgium

Date of event

14 March 2019 


Event to raise awareness concerning the importance of a healthy life style, the prevention of kidney disease and the screening for kidney disease. Open for patients, hospital staff and visitors. Activities: – brochures and information about chronic kidney disease and a healthy life style – presence of nurses and doctors to answer questions concerning kidney problems and prevention. – possibility to be screened for risk factors of kidney disease – quiz about the low salt diet, with possibility to win a pedometer – explanation about hemodialysis and how an artifical kidney works and looks like. – explanation about homedialysis with possibility to see a peritoneal dialysis cycler and our home hemodialysis machines (NxStage, AK98).

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