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Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis Practicum

Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis Practicum

Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis Practicum

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This course is designed to teach the basic skills needed to correctly perform continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) on a patient.

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate the correct setup/steps when doing CAPD.
  • Identify the correct procedure when doing a peritoneal catheter dressing change.
  • Demonstrate the correct procedure when adding a medication to the Dianeal bag.
  • Demonstrate the correct information to write on a CAPD flowsheet.

Audience

  • WPH Staff Nurses