Unfortunately, the peritonitis recurred and he was found to be dialyzing
at home gives me the freedom to work as a nurse and to accomplish many things that I have wanted to do.
No episodes of buttonhole site infections were reported in patients dialyzing
in the home setting.
One of our most stable patients is an aging baby boomer who was dialyzing
in the center four times per week due to decreased cardiac function.
Over three decades of clinical data have now irrefutably confirmed that, compared with AV fistulae, patients dialyzing with synthetic grafts experience an alarming increase in the frequency of stenosis, thombosis, and infection--requiring a 2.
In this report, the percentage of incident and prevalent patients dialyzing with an AV fistula had increased to 35% (CMS, 2004).
Fistula First is a national program that encourages systematic evaluation of vascular access choices, with the goal of increasing the percentage of patients dialyzing with an AV fistula.
You will need to evaluate the selected treatment area to see whether it is suitable for dialyzing and handling emergency situations during your visit.
As quickly as you talk to the patient about the therapy, when you walk away, the staff person dialyzing the patient may be telling him or her that it's a bad idea: "Mrs.
Some patients are capable of dialyzing themselves; they may or may not need a helper.
Here are quotes from just a few patients dialyzing at home:
91% of patients on dialysis for 6 months or more and dialyzing
three times a week had a mean delivered adequacy dose of Kt/V [greater than or equal to] 1.