The provision of optimal dialysis therapy to children requires a
thorough understanding of the multi-disciplinary manner in which
the pediatric patient is affected by renal insufficiency. Knowledge
of the technical aspects of peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis and
continuous renal replacement therapy must be complemented by
attention to issues such as anemia, renal osteodystrophy,
hypertension, growth, cognitive development, nutrition, nursing
care and... more...