Ch 20: Nursing Actions for Renal Problems

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Nursing Actions for Renal Problems - Chapter Summary

This chapter closely examines peritoneal dialysis, renal procedures and more to help you better understand nursing actions for renal problems. Ensure you fully comprehend nursing protocols, patient monitoring and patient management for different renal procedures. After completing this chapter, you will have the knowledge to:

  • Discuss the indications and patient management of hemodialysis
  • Define continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) and discuss its indications and patient management
  • Explain the procedure and complications of peritoneal dialysis
  • Describe the patient management and indications of peritoneal dialysis
  • Detail nursing protocols for electrolyte replacement
  • Outline patient management and nursing protocols for renal procedures

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