Your form of dialysis treatment is among the most intimate and important decisions that you have made in your adult life. You can tell a lot about a dialysis patient based on the modality s/he prefers. Complete the Fun Quiz below by selecting the treatment that you like the best and find out what it might say about you. Please note that this is a Fun Quiz and should not be interpreted as a scientific personality study or used as a reference to select any dialysis modality.
Peritoneal Dialysis: You are self-sufficient and have no patience with inefficiency. You hate to wait and that is why Peritoneal Dialysis works so well for you. More often than not you will become bored with routine and need something whimsy in your life to maintain a since of excitement. You tend to take control of situations easily and in return you get many people's respect.
Nocturnal Dialysis: You prefer to be around others both when working and while relaxing and are very socially oriented. That is why Nocturnal Dialysis works so well for you because your days are free to socialize while your nights are spent dialyzing. You do not let yourself lose focus and get distracted, rather you are very disciplined. Even if you tried you could not be someone else, you are simply you and thank goodness for that! A born idealist with more causes than you can count. Dialysis does not hold you back, you are determined to change the world or at least your surrounding environment.
Home Hemodialysis (including NxStage): You are always down to have fun and tend to charm strangers easily so you usually can get what you want from them. Always wanting to chart your own course and write your own rules, you do not allow anyone to dictate your life or set boundaries in front of you. You are often in a festive mood because of your joyful and lighthearted disposition.
In Center Hemodialysis: You are dedicated. You are quite disciplined and exercise self-control in all aspects of your life. Considering yourself to be a pretty normal person, you fit very well into this world and have excellent organizational abilities and can make sense of any mess. You are social and gregarious so you make other people feel at ease. It is for this reason that you are so well liked by those at your dialysis center and in your personal life.