Chapter 7. Care of Older People on Dialysis

  1. Nicola Thomas RN, BSc (Hons), PG Dip (Education), MA1,2
  1. Jane Bentley

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693995.ch7

Advanced Renal Care

Advanced Renal Care

How to Cite

Bentley, J. (2004) Care of Older People on Dialysis, in Advanced Renal Care (ed N. Thomas), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693995.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Research Lead Nurse, SW Thames Renal and Transplantation Unit, St. Helier Hospital, Carshalton, Surrey

  2. 2

    Senior Lecturer, City University, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 JUN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405109338

Online ISBN: 9780470693995



  • dialysis;
  • renal services;
  • renal failure;
  • exacerbating factors;
  • renal patients


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Key Issues and Recommendations for the Improvement of Renal Services to Better Meet Older Dialysis Patients'Needs

  • Summary