David J.R. Steele, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

David J.R. Steele

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Dialysis: Planning for Renal Replacement Therapy

Does this patient have chronic kidney disease requiring preparation for renal replacement therapy? As chronic kidney disease (CKD) progresses, an essential component of care becomes educating and preparing patients for end stage renal disease (ESRD) and possible treatment options. This chapter focuses on issues surrounding treatment for advanced renal failure and steps toward preparation for…

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