EDTNA/ERCA European Dialysis and Transplant Nurses Association/
European Renal Care Association
EDTNA/ERCA Project Website Dresden 2015
Patient-centred Renal Care – A Multidisciplinary Approach to Holistic Health
Peritoneal Dialysis

Welcome to the Peritoneal Dialysis page!

The aims of the work of the Peritoneal Dialysis consultant are:

  • To exchange data about Peritoneal Dialysis
  • To promote a greater understanding of Peritoneal Dialysis among renal care professionals
  • To promote self-management in Peritoneal Dialysis patients as a home-dialysis treatment
  • To formulate standards for Peritoneal Dialysis training
  • To collaborate in research and education projects among others in activities about self-management and predialysis education

The handbook “Peritoneal Dialysis, a Guide to Clinical Practice” was launched in 2009, and it has been translated into Spanish, Italian, and Dutch.

The objectives for 2013-2014 are:

  • Launching educational materials regarding important Peritoneal Dialysis issues at an advanced level
  • Developing a training guide for PD and to produce regular educational materials about PD on the EDTNA/ERCA web
  • Running sessions on peritoneal dialysis at the conferences of the EDTNA/ERCA 
  • Promoting PD as a home-treatment through other publications and seminars

For more information regarding the Peritoneal Dialysis Consultant’s work, please contact Aase Riemann.

Journal of Renal Care
Follow Us on Twitter
Follow Us on LinkedIn
Like us on Facebook
Kidney Disease - Improving Global Outcomes
Nephrology Now