Table of Contents

Section 1 DEMOGRAPHICS

1 Demographics, Allan Collins

Section 2 VASCULAR ACCESS FOR HEMODIALYSIS

2 Temporary Vascular Access for Hemodialysis, John J. White, Matthew J. Oliver, and Steve J. Schwab
3 Evaluation for Vascular Access Dysfunction, David Windus
4 Vascular Access for Hemodialysis, Peter F. Lawrence
5 Major Complications from Vascular Access for Chronic Hemodialysis, Jeffrey L. Kaufman
6 Dialysis Access Recirculation, Richard A. Sherman and Toros Kapoian

Section 3 PERITONEAL ACCESS DEVICES

7 Peritoneal Access Devices and Placement Techniques, Stephen R. Ash
8 Complications of Acute Peritoneal Catheter Insertion, Anthony R. Zappacosta

Section 4 MECHANICAL ASPECTS OF DIALYSIS

9 Water Treatment Equipment for In-Center Hemodialysis: Including Verification of Water Quality and Disinfection, Richard A. Ward
10 Single-Patient Hemodialysis Machines, Richard A. Ward
11 Single Needle Dialysis, Matthias Kraemer
12 Safety Monitors in Hemodialysis, Joanne D. Pittard
13 Methods of Hemodialysis Anticoagulation, Patrick H. Pun and Eugene C. Kovalik
14 Home Preparation and Installation for Home Hemodialysis, Christopher R. Blagg and Connie Anderson
15 Peritoneal Dialysis Cyclers and other Mechanical Devices, Jose A. Diaz-Buxo

Section 5 DIALYZERS

16 Choosing the Dialyser Technical and Clinical Considerations, Nicholas A. Hoenich and Claudio Ronco
17 Biocompatibility of Dialysis Membranes, Nicholas A Hoenich and Claudio Ronco

Section 6 KINETIC MODELING IN HEMODIALYSIS

18 Urea Kinetic Modeling to Guide Hemodialysis Therapy in Adults, Frank A. Gotch
19 Simplified Formulas and Nomograms for Monitoring Hemodialysis Adequacy, Richard A. Sherman and Robert Hootkins

Section 7 IMPROVING OUTCOMES IN DIALYSIS PATIENTS

20 Quality, Safety, and

Details

No. of pages:
1632
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416041979
Electronic ISBN:
9781437711103