Handbook of Peritoneal Dialysis: Second Edition
Handbook of Peritoneal Dialysis Second Edition Steven Guest M.D. This book is a guide to the clinical practice of Peritoneal Dialysis. Chapters provide the core curriculum for expertise in PD therapy and address relevant clinical challenges faced by caregivers. Contained in this Handbook: Peritoneal Membrane Physiology, PET, Modified PET, DATT, Acute and Chronic PD Prescription, Catheters and Placement Techniques, PD Solutions, Infectious and Non-infectious Complications, Fluid Management in PD, PD in the Diabetic and Morbidly Obese Patient, Nutritional and Metabolic Issues in PD, Survival in the PD Population, Setting Up a PD Program / Infrastructure.