I'll have to do treatments, and everything has to be squeaky clean.' So I'm telling myself, 'no'" (P1M, SHDU + HHD).
Some even adopted a fatalistic view, as described by P9M (SHDU), who stated: "All of them [dialysis modality] have risks." Others stated that they simply "trust" medicine and "don't think about that" (P8M [PD catheter]).
For instance, P15M (SHDU) stated: "I have to work on my mental condition myself." Patients are then able to communicate their preferred or intended choice to others.