What is the best Home Dialysis Routine?

Dulcie emailed me recently with this home HD question:

I’ve been reading your blog for about six months now and it has been a great support. My husband’s kidney failed last year after eighteen years and he has started dialysis again. He’s in the process of training up for home hemo and I wondered if you had any advice as to how many times a week he should dialyse for when he starts at home? In centre he has been doing Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3.5 hrs each.

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