Daily Access Check for PD. Peritoneal dialysis patients may need to take a few extra precautions & steps to avoid peritonitis & exit site infections during the summer months. Check out this graphic for tips. By DaVita. #dialysis #peritonealdialysis #nephrologynursing

Peritoneal dialysis patients may need to take a few extra precautions and steps to avoid peritonitis and exit site infections during the summer months. Check out this graphic for tips. I just threw up in my mouth a little.

Making set up a little easier - Peritoneal Dialysis

Making set up a little easier - Peritoneal Dialysis Cycler If you are someone you know can do PD dialysis.

The Purifier mobile peritoneal dialysis system designed by Caroline Küchler.

The Purifier mobile peritoneal dialysis system designed by Caroline Küchler. tummy would have been better than where they put my port lol

Baxter Home Choice® Automated PD (Peritoneal Dialysis) Cycler machine.  Dialysis at home (or anywhere).  Started getting all of my supplies to start home dialysis today!

Baxter Home Choice® Automated PD (Peritoneal Dialysis) Cycler machine. Dialysis at home (or anywhere). Started getting all of my supplies to start home dialysis today!

In peritoneal dialysis (PD), your blood is cleaned inside your body, not outside your body. The lining of your abdomen (the peritoneum) acts as a natural filter. A cleansing solution, called dialysate, flows into your abdomen (your belly) through a soft tube called a PD catheter. The PD catheter is placed during minor surgery. Wastes and extra fluid pass from your blood into the cleansing solution.

Handbook of Peritoneal Dialysis Steven Guest MD This book is a guide to the practice of Peritoneal Dialysis. Chapters provide a foundational understanding of P

After a patient goes into kidney failure, the patient will need to start dialysis. Dialysis involves cleaning the blood outside of the body; this is performed by a machine in hemodialysis or by regular fluid exchanges in peritoneal dialysis. Patients on both types of dialysis have to be careful about the foods they eat, although hemodialysis...

Foods to Avoid If You Are on Dialysis Treatments

After a patient goes into kidney failure, the patient will need to start dialysis. Dialysis involves cleaning the blood outside of the body;

Mobile Peritoneal Dialysis by Caroline Küchler  I wish my mom could have used this all the years she was on dialysis!!!!

The Purifier mobile peritoneal dialysis system aims to give patients a carefree approach to managing the illness which is often a time-consuming process and hindrance to everyday life.

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