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Nursing issues in peritoneal dialysis

Jeremy Levy, Edwina Brown, Christine Daley and Anastasia Lawrence

in Oxford Handbook of Dialysis

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199235285
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598854 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235285.003.0005

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Nursing issues in peritoneal dialysis

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This chapter discusses nursing issues in peritoneal dialysis, including the role of the nurse in peritoneal dialysis, nursing care of peritoneal catheters, line changes, training patients for CAPD and APD, and organizing outpatient care of peritoneal dialysis patients.

Chapter.  1954 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Nephrology

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