How to get the most out of this site

Finding your way around this web site

We have tried to keep this simple. Clicking on any underlined text will take you to a relevant linked page. If you get lost, or want to look at a different section, you can get back to the contents page from any page. Either:

Click on this headline on any page:

Kidney Patient Guide

or, click on "Home Page" at the bottom of each page.


Every page includes the Search facility - simply enter a keyword to search the whole site for the topics that interest you most.


Simple definitions for every medical term used are included in the Glossary. Just click on the highlighted words, or access the whole Glossary from the main Contents page.

The KPG forum

Our forum enables you to read comments, questions and experiences from other visitors - and post some of your own. A good way to make connections.

What patients say...

A selection of quotes from renal patients speaking about various aspects of their experience. Every page offers a link that will take you straight to the relevant quotes for that section. You can also reach "What patients say..." by clicking on the quotes included in the text.