CAPD


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Related to CAPD: Central Auditory Processing Disorder, Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
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CAPD

abbr continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. V. dialysis.
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As Isabelle's mother states, "We were thrilled to learn that there was a good reason why Isabelle couldn't hear speech well in the classroom, and that Isabelle was a good candidate for Able Kids' proprietary and patented acoustic device that can help many people with CAPD.
A 13-year-old female patient who was being followed up because of CRF which developed secondary to vesicoureteral reflu for 5 years and who was receiving CAPD presented with complaints including seizure, change in conscioussness and visual disturbance.
We recognized that our routine prescription of CAPD exchanges four times per day was not going to work because it requires independence at home.
However, this is not always a feasible option, leaving patients to depend on HD and CAPD despite both treatments being costly.
CAPD considered themselves generally with 'all round' abilities before application (63%), and PD were either creative (39%) or were all rounders (47%).
1) Since its introduction, CAPD has gained tremendous popularity as a form of renal replacement therapy and we therefore are beginning to encounter a variety of complications.
A new university course, READ 7285 Clinical Assessment and Instruction, was developed and co-taught by the University Team to focus on the assessment and treatment of CAPD and reading problems.
Given the facility's exceptional double and triple board-certified, full-time medical staff; comprehensive on-site diagnostic and multispecialty clinic suite; and in-house pharmacy equipped with a laminar flow hood, the facility already routinely cared for medically complex subacute and long-term residents requiring intravenous antibiotics, tracheostomies, hospice, and CAPD.
If you choose CAPD, you'll drain a fresh bag of dialysis solution into your abdomen.
After several hours, the person using CAPD drains the solution back into a disposable bag.