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An Introduction to Peritoneal Dialysis

An Introduction to Peritoneal Dialysis

The purpose of this learning resource is to explain how peritoneal dialysis works.  The target audience is patients who need to have peritoneal dialysis.  The learning module can be used by physicians and nurses to teach about this complex concept visually.  The module includes definitions of terminology and an animation.  The module is just one component of a larger resource, Kidney Patient Guide - Dialysis, found at


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