Kidney School™—a program of Medical Education Institute, Inc.

Module 4—Following Your Treatment Plan

Module 4

Following Your Treatment Plan

Every day, with every meal and every medication, you make choices that can affect your health outcomes. Learn the how's and why's of following your medications, meal plans, fluids, and—for people on dialysis—dialysis treatments.

Topics covered in this module include:

  • Importance of following the treatment plan
  • Elements of the treatment plan (dialysis prescription)
  • Getting all prescribed treatment time
  • Managing medicines
  • Managing diet and fluids
  • Fighting thirst
  • CKD 3 & 4 diet
  • Access care tips
  • PD catheter care tips

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