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13 Item(s) found for:  Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center 

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KEEP notebook section 1: Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP)   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers program objectives, a class overview, introduction, and acknowledgements. The manual cover and list of chapter titles are included.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 10: Live healthy, live long   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers case histories from University of Washington Medical Center and practicing self care for blood pressure control, healthy eating, exercise, avoiding harmful substances and activities, taking care of access and veins, having a positive attitude, asking for help when needed, staying educated about kidney disease, and staying involved in one's health care.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 11: Coping and living with kidney disease: Tips, strategies, and resources   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers common issues and stressor related to living with kidney disease, tips and strategies for coping and living with kidney disease, a reading list, and several suggested Internet resources.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 12: Medicine facts and medical terms: Related to kidney disease   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers guidelines for taking medicines. A glossary of terms defines terms related to kidney disease and dialysis.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 2: What your kidneys do: And what happens with kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers basic kidney function, symptoms of uremia and treatments for it, and common causes of kidney failure.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 3: Hemodialysis: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the purpose and care of blood access, the basic principles of hemodialysis, and the types of hemodialysis, both at home and in a dialysis center.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 4: Peritoneal dialysis: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the purpose and basic principles of two forms of peritoneal dialysis: continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) and continuous cycler peritoneal dialysis (CCPD).
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 5: Kidney transplant: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the pros and cons of kidney transplantation and care aspects linked with kidney transplant.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 6: Choices: Making your treatment decision   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the main options to supplement or replace failing kidney function, including their respective pros and cons, and dicussing treatment options with a health care provider.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 7: Preserving your kidneys: Things you can do   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers how to protect kidneys and preserve function, keep blood pressure under control, prevent bladder infections, and checking with a health care provider about over-the-counter medications.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 8: Healthy eating: Eat well and eat smart   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers three nutrients that may need to be restricted (sodium, phosophorus, and potassium), and how diet restrictions can change. Several resources are listed.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 9: Financial information and resources   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers obtaining information about financial resources, and knowing about insurance coverage and other resources.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
Treating anemia with Aranesp: For Renal Clinic patients   English
Abstract: This handout explains the causes of anemia and what tests are done to check for it. It also explains how kidney failure can lead to anemia and describes how the drug Aransesp (darbepoetin alfa) is used to treat anemia.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 4/2013
 
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