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Hemodialysis - can anyone help/advise a good diet for someone on a low potassium low fluid intake?

Posted 17 Feb 2016 by jennifermmoore 0 answers

... diet. It is for my brother, he is on 500ml fluid restriction per day. Not a lot! Just need some menu ideas as he is on the Heamodialysis due to a transplanted Kidney being surgecially removed less than a week ago. He currently has no kidney function and on dialysis 3 times per week for 4 hours ...

Having nightmares' after discharge from intensive care?

Posted 28 Dec 2015 by antonis2003 2 answers

Hi, my father shouting and speaking in his sleep, having nightmares' after discharge from intensive care. He is 79 years old, diagnosed with stage 5 CKD and he started Hemodialysis a month ago. Also has depression and is on Remeron (Mirtazapine) 15 mg per day and Quetiapine (Seroquel) 50mg per ...

A pt of diabetic nephropathy on hemodialysis 2/wk is being given levocarnitine IV PD and also oral?

Posted 5 Jun 2013 by Prof A N Agrawal 1 answer

... tabs 500 bd daily to improve her muscular strngth, any harm?Pt also had intradialytic cardiac arrest resulting in lacunar infarcts.

Hemodialysis - I have recently begun hemo, on the third week now. At first all was well and I?

Posted 4 Sep 2012 by miles1 1 answer

... dropped hydralazine from my drug regime. After two weeks of good pressure I am now experiencing a rise in pressure. Have been to the emergency room twice with pressure of 197/107 with dry heaves and riggers( body shaking). Has anyone else experienced this behavior. Thanks

PD catheter pain ;?

Posted 8 Jul 2012 by michael w. rains 1 answer

had PD catheter placed 14 days ago , and have had to begin dialysis using fresh catheter due to infection and obstructed hemodialysis catheter ,and subsequent removal . The initial transfers have been painfull upon fill and drain , and the catheter seems less painfull if ~ 150 ml. are left to dwell ...

Does pletal need to be stopped before insertion of hemodialysis catheter?

Posted 7 Apr 2011 by dwilkinson 1 answer

I work in a combined interventional radiology and cardiac cath lab lab. Today a patient arrived on pletal. she had a temporary dialysis catheter and was having a permanent dialysis catheter inserted today. the interventionalist refused to do the procedure,stating pt needed to hold med for 2 days. ...

Hemodialysis diet?

Posted 23 Dec 2010 by sripalreddy 2 answers

I have an urgent situation. I have a 56 y/o male hemodialysis patient with milti infarct?

Posted 10 May 2010 by rlease 1 answer

... dementia who was prescribed Haloperidol and Zyprexa. He has now been determined to need a nursing home level of care but no nursing home in NJ is able to accept him if he needs to be on the Haloperidol to keep him calm. Had been staying with a relative who was not only giving him the ...

How do you manage arrhythmia in hemodialysis patients?

Posted 29 Sep 2009 by pjscarpelli 1 answer

Patient is undergoing hemodialysis and has arrhythmia. How can this be managed?

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