How Peritoneal Dialysis Works

How Peritoneal Dialysis Works

Identification: nnj_so04A2
Issue: September-October 2004
Volume: Vol. 31, No. 5

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Goal: To explain the basic concepts of peritoneal dialysis.

Objectives:

  1. Identify and describe the components needed to perform peritoneal dialysis.
  2. Discuss ultrafiltration and clearance in peritoneal dialysis.
  3. Summarize the physiologic processes, which occur during the three phases of a peritoneal dialysis exchange.


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