In this course, we will review the current peritoneal dialysis modalities, discuss the steps necessary for determining the initial PD prescription, as well as ways to evaluate and enhance the prescription according to current guidelines and recommendations.
This course introduces the principles of peritoneal dialysis (PD). It reviews the essential components of PD such as the anatomy of the peritoneum, the concepts behind solute and fluid transport, patient selection criteria and the components of a successful PD program.
This module provides an overview on the anatomy of the peritoneum and physiology of peritoneal transport.
This module reviews key concepts on peritoneal dialysis (PD) solutions, prescription parameters and modalities.