CAPD


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CAPD

abbr continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. V. dialysis.
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In view of the observation of increased susceptibility to infection in CAPD patients and on seeing the low sensitivity and specificity of the methods available for the diagnosis of peritonitis, we have attempted to study CL formation in dialysates of CAPD patients.
Outline the methods used in the study to determine success rates of patients on CAPD and other PD modalities.
Among these 164 patients, 114 (70%) patients were on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD), 40 (24%) patients were on automated peritoneal dialysis (APD), and 10 (6%) patients were on both CAPD and APD (Table 3).
A 68-year-old woman with ESRD secondary to Systemic Lupus Erythematous (SLE) selected CAPD therapy, following pre-dialysis education.
The mean total As concentration in the serum of 14 CAPD patients is 4.67 [+ or -] 5.41 [micro]g/L, significantly higher (P <0.001) than the reference values of 0.96 [+ or -] 1.52 /xg/L in serum of healthy subjects previously obtained in our laboratory [8], indicative of an accumulation of As in serum of CAPD patients.
By the late 1970s, when CAPD was first tested as a chronic therapy, the overnight dialysis with short exchanges done in the early 1970s had been almost completely abandoned, as it did not allow enough hours of therapy for adequate dialysis.
Release date- 21082019 - Nearly 2,000 surgeons across the US, including those at North Mississippi Ambulatory Surgical Center, already generating reports and driving results with Nuance Surgical CAPD solution.
One hundred and twenty nine (93.5%) patients were undergoing hemodialysis whereas only 9 (6.5%) were on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) (table-II).
Certain factors to be considered for the caregivers include (1) their capability to perform the dialysis at home (2) integration with work, school, hobbies, social and family activities (3) modifications of home if required (4) flexibility of daily treatment cycles (5) prescribed course of medication and diet and (6) alterations in body image and physical activities resulting from CAPD catheter access site.
We assessed the HRQOL of patients undergoing HD, automated peritoneal dialysis (APD) and continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) using the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) End Stage Renal Disease module version 3.0 as the instrument.
CAPD in the context of aging has been referred to as central presbycusis.
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.