Renal Dialysis Course
After successful completion of this study day, the candidates will have an in-depth understanding of associated problems for patients on renal dialysis.
This study day will be of interest to renal specialist nurses, and general nurses and doctors.
Aims and Objectives
â– The candidate will understand associated complications of dialysis
â– Be able to recognise problems associate with AV fistula's and grafts, and manage these
â– Be able to understand and interpret renal blood results
â– Be able to competently cannulate a renal fistula
|Complications associated with dialysis and their management|
|When to commence dialysis|
|Correct demonstration of cannulation technique|
|Cannulation techniques for the renal nurse|
|Reading and understanding blood results|