3 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- ensure all connections are taped and secured to the extremity
ensure all connections are visiable
check BP & HR Q 30 mins while in dialysis
assess PT Q 30 mins for complications
- inthe hospital, a dialysis center, or at home.
- under the skin through the arterioventricular site (brachial artery).
3 True/False Questions
hemodialysis → is a treatment that provides an artificial kidney function through a shunt.
what is hemodialysis considered? → a sterile procedure.
what are the 5 saftey precautions used in dialysis? → DO NOT take BP on shunted are
DO NOT take blood for shunted arm
DO NOT wear tight cloths on shunted arm
DO NOT lay on shunted arm
DO NOT care heavy loads
report anyswelling, discloration, drainage, coldness, numbness or weakness in hand