[Initial experiences with home care for peritoneal dialysis rendered by district nurses].

@article{Emden1995InitialEW,
  title={[Initial experiences with home care for peritoneal dialysis rendered by district nurses].},
  author={D M Dukkers van Emden},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={1995},
  volume={139 13},
  pages={
          664-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the feasibility of home care for continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) by district nurses. DESIGN Descriptive study. SETTING Free University Hospital in Amsterdam. PATIENTS Patients with end-stage renal disease who were eligible for CAPD but were not able to carry out the CAPD treatment themselves were given assistance by district nurses. During the study period from December 1991 to December 1992 the patients' clinical scores were recorded every 3… CONTINUE READING

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