Chapter 16. Diabetes and Renal Disease

  1. Trisha Dunning RN, MEd, PhD, CDE, FRCNA

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774649.ch16

Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice

Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice

How to Cite

Dunning, T. (2003) Diabetes and Renal Disease, in Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774649.ch16

Author Information

  1. Professor Director Endocrinology and Diabetes Nursing Research and Clinical Nurse Consultant, Diabetes Education, St Vincent's Hospital and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101110

Online ISBN: 9780470774649

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Keywords:

  • renal disease;
  • smoking;
  • microvascular disease;
  • hyperglycaemia;
  • predialysis control

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Key points

  • Introduction

  • Risk factors for renal disease

  • Renal failure

  • Renal disease and anaemia

  • Diet and renal disease

  • Renal disease and the elderly patient

  • Kidney biopsy

  • Renal dialysis

  • Objectives of care

  • Nursing responsibilities

  • Commencing CAPD in patients on insulin

  • Protocol for insulin administration in people with diabetes on CAPD -based on four bag changes each day

  • Education of patient about CAPD

  • Renal disease and herbal medicine