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Peritoneal dialysis exchange policy and procedure

Purpose Safe, sterile PD exchange.   POLICY To meet the needs of the adult renal failure patient manual peritoneal dialysis exchange is available to be Performed by the nursing staff or the patient with assistance/supervision of the nursing staff.

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PERITONEAL DIALYSIS (PEDIATRIC) – USE OF DAILY-NATE SET

Purpose To outline the procedure for providing closed system peritoneal dialysis for infants and children requiring small volumes ( < 150 ml) of dialysate.   Responsibility SUPPORTIVE DATA: Nursing staff from the dialysis unit will be responsible for set-up of

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PERITONEAL DIALYSIS TRANSFER SET CHANGE

Purpose Safe, sterile transfer set change. POLICY   Peritoneal dialysis transfer sets are changed per manufacturer’s guidelines, or in the event of contamination or damage to the transfer set. In the hospital, the transfer set may be changed in order

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PERITONEAL DIALYSIS

Purpose To meet the ends of the acute renal failure patient, peritoneal dialysis exchange is completed as ordered per physician and according to the following guidelines. POLICY Acute peritoneal dialysis consists of exchanges done every one to two hours for

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Nephrotic Syndrome (Nephrosis), Glomerulonephritis and Nursing Management

– It is injury of the glomeruli of the kidney. It is a syndrome characterized by edema and proteinuria, hypoproteinemia and hyperlipidemia. – The most common age is from 2-7 years. Male to female ratio is 2:1. Causes of Nephrotic

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