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KEEP notebook section 4: Peritoneal dialysis: A treatment option for kidney disease  
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/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2004, May 1, 2015
UWMC Availability:  Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center; 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
General Topics:  Kidney Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Patient Education; Kidney Failure
Language(s):  English; Spanish
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Manual
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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