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Do's
  • Wash hands properly as per the procedure before touching the catheter or exit site dressing.

  • Tape the catheter in C shape to immobilize and to prevent pulling.

  • Take bath daily. Clean the exit site gently with soap and water.

  • Wear neat, clean and comfortable clothes.

  • Whenever there is decreased drainage of the fluid, change the position or alignment of the body

Don't's

Do's and Dont'S

  • Do not pull or manipulate the catheter

  • Do not use bath tubs, and swimming pools

  • Do not put the PD fluid in boiling water

  • Do not skip the prescribed medications.

  • Do not use any powder or cream except what your doctor has prescribed

  • Do not miss the follow-up with the laboratory and the doctor.

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