Peritonitis - A complication of peritoneal dialysis

Peritonitis - A complication of peritoneal dialysis

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 26, 2019

Course Overview

This 1.5 hour interactive course is a good refresher for those working with patients with renal disease and brief introduction to those who may occasionally provide care to people having peritoneal dialysis.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

Participants will be taught how to support patients to prevent peritonitis. They will learn the risk factors and how to recognise the signs and symptoms and understand the recommended treatment options for peritonitis.

Business Outcomes

This course is suitable for all nurses and promotes patient safety by providing an overview of the risk factors signs and symptoms and treatment options for peritonitis.