CAPD


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CAPD

abbr continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. V. dialysis.
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Doing home visits could take the CAPD nurse anywhere in NSW.
The use of CAPD continues to be controversial for nephrology nurses, even after 25 years of experience in Australia.
7) Emerging research investigating benefits of auditory training in patients with CAPD, including older adults, demonstrates efficacy of programs that include, for example, dichotic inter-aural intensity difference training that can be administered using customized stimuli through an audiometer.
Children above 6 years must undergo testing for sound discrimination, auditory memory and language processing to rule out CAPD by determining if the child's ability to listen decreases if the background noise is slowly increased and to the instructions spoken at faster speeds.
We describe the successful management of a patient who developed pleural effusions after starting continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD), by altering the PD prescription to daytime ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (DAPD) transiently before resuming CAPD 4 months later.
CAPD proceeded without any further mechanical or infectious complications until six months later, when the patient suddenly experienced impaired dialysate infusion and drainage through the peritoneal catheter.
Nine years of CAPD may have produced structural changes in and loss of function of the peritoneal membrane.
Our clinical observation was that peritonitis rates differed substantially between the two PD systems used in our unit, regardless of whether it was CAPD and APD.
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.
Latest and advanced Dialysis Machines from Baxter - (Nikkiso Baxter DBB 27), Fresenius - (4008 H), Bbraun (Dialog +) that performs different type of dialysis like CAPD, CRRT, SLED, Hemodialysis etc)
Our original plan was to have Holly's mother learn CAPD.