As the incident and prevalent dialysis population ages, healthcare providers must be attuned to end-of-life issues, particularly nephrology trainees. This presentation outlines fundamental areas of palliative care and provides a basis from which additional study can ensue.

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Time Required (estimated): 45 minutes
Title: Palliative care for patients receiving dialysis treatment
Author: Susan Redding, FNP-C
Author Type: Nurse Practitioner
Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2011
Date Created: 2011
Revisions: None Indicated
Disclaimers: None Indicated
Resource Type: Video
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