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Involvement Opportunity: Research Proposal Review (transitioning to dialysis)

Background and purpose: We are conducting a service improvement project to review patients’ experiences of transitioning to dialysis. This will include reasons for low mood/anxiety around this time and will help to inform the development of psychological intervention(s) to Read more
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Involvement Opportunity: Haemodialysis Research Discussion Group

You are being invited to take part in a discussion with some researchers about a study we carried out to look at how patients engage and understand fluid management in haemodialysis. Before you decide whether to take part it Read more
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Kidney quality improvement methods and what they can teach us in a post-COVID world

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‘Looking at practical examples from four leading quality improvement programmes’ The Kidney Quality Improvement Partnership (KQuIP) are delivering a webinar to share the learning from the Kidney Services: Improving at Scale report.  The webinar will be Read more
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Involvement Opportunity: Research Proposal Review (fear of transplant rejection)

Background and purpose: Fear of transplant rejection is a persistent concern among people who receive a kidney transplant that can get in the way of life. In a review of qualitative studies that use in-depth interview data to describe Read more
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Involvement Opportunity: Psychology Focus Group

Description:We are looking for patients with experience of in-centre haemodialysis to participate in a focus group to plan a study which will use a brief intervention to support quality of life in people who are struggling with fluid Read more
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Learning From…Patients and Professional working together to improve kidney care

An often asked question ……

I would like to hear what patients ‘who have been involved’ say is needed to help others become involved? KPIN wanted to know the same so we undertook a webinar with the Read more
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Involvement Opportunity: Research Proposal Review (AKI)

Description: I am designing a research study that focusses on how we can measure the quality of care provided to patients with acute kidney injury across hospitals in England. A summary of the research proposal is available via email. Read more
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Involvement opportunity: Patient Editorial Board

Description: Kidney Care UK are looking for patients/carers to join their Patient Editorial Board, which is run in partnership with the Renal Association. The project produces patient information leaflets on a variety of topics relating to kidney health. Read more
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Join us!

KPIN membership is now live. Membership sign-up form for kidney patients/carers Membership sign-up form for professionals Please read our Guide to KPIN Membership before completing any of these forms. The confidentiality of your personal information is of paramount concern Read more
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