In this section
Any complications to be
immediately notified to the nephrologist and
peritoneal dialysis nurse (during business hours) and the oncall
nephrologist (after hours via switch #91).
If dialysis is not
required immediately - weekly flushes of tenckhoff catheter (+/-
heparin 1000u/L, followed by +/- heparin lock 1000u in 9ml Normal
If dialysis is required immediately the Nephrologist
in charge will specify dialysis orders.
Daily PD fluid
specimens for microbiology while in
See protocol 3.2.1 for immediate
post operative exit site management