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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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Acute Osteomyelitis And Nursing Care Plan

Organisms can reach a bone by one of three routes: • Blood stream (Haematogenous). • From without (open fractures). • Direct spread. e.g. chronic ulcer leg.

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DEVELOPMENTAL DYSPLASIA OF THE HIP (DDH) And Nursing Care Plan

Terminology: The modern term developmental dysplasia of the hip (D.D.H.) has replaced the traditional term congenital dislocation of the hip (C.D.H.). Recently, it was realized that some hips were normal at birth and gradually became dysplastic or dislocated later.

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Nursing Care Plan of Diarrhea

Diarrhea  Definition Diarrhea is the rapid movement of fecal matter through the intestine, resulting in an excessive loss of water and electrolytes and producing more frequent loose, unformed, or watery stools. It is a symptom of many conditions and may

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Nursing Assessment For Pediatric cases

Assessment • History – Present complaints –  past medical –  presence of any chronic illnesses – birth history – H/O growth and development – H/O contact with communicable diseases – Family History of diseases- Thalassemia, SCA, G6PD, Cystic fibrosis –

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