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Utilising point of care ultrasound for vascular access in haemodialysis

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posted on 2015-07-01, 00:00 authored by Monica SchochMonica Schoch, D D Toit, R M Marticorena, P M Sinclair
Learning outcomes: On completion of this continuing professional development activity, participants will be able to: • Discuss basic ultrasound principles; • Define the roles and responsibilities of the nurse in point of care ultrasound; • Identify strategies to utilise ultrasound to provide quality cannulation practice; • Identify anatomic structures on an ultrasound picture; • Identify anomalies in the anatomy such as thrombus, stenosis, aneurysm and pseudoaneurysm; • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using ultrasound for assessment and cannulation; • Enable staff to reflect on their current approaches to assessment and cannulation.

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Journal

Renal society of Australasia journal

Volume

11

Issue

2

Pagination

78 - 82

Publisher

Renal Society of Australasia

Location

Heidelberg, Vic.

ISSN

1832-3804

Language

eng

Publication classification

C Journal article; C2 Other contribution to refereed journal

Copyright notice

2015, Renal Society of Australasia

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