PD Patient Training to Enhance Independence and Prevent Complications

The ISPD recommends that PD clinics around the world develop training programs that will improve self-care. A new scoping review included 22 articles that recommend training for 5-8 days in the clinic or at home for a total of 15+ hours, using a 1:1 nurse-to-patient ratio and 1-3 hour sessions. Experienced nurses who use adult learning strategies were found to be effective.

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