ISPD-NAC Program

NAC-ISPD Program

Presented in Cooperation with the North American Chapter of ISPD (NAC) 

8:00-10:00am

Moderator:  

8:00     Presidential Address 

8:20     ISPD Peritonitis, 2022 Update on Prevention andTreatment 

9:00     Standardizing Outcomes in Peritoneal Dialysis: What Does It All Mean? 

9:30     Q&A Panel Discussion 

10:00   Break 

Peritonitis Management: Case-based Presentations

Peritonitis Management: Case-based Presentations 

8:00-10:00am

Moderator(s):

  • Prevention of Peritonitis: Best Practices  
  • Treatment of Peritonitis: CAPD vs APD Patients 
  • Treatment of Relapsing and Recurring Peritonitis 
  • When Should We Remove the PD Catheter

Professional Empowerment Through Leadership

Professional Empowerment Through Leadership  

Joint Session with Renal Healthcare Association (RHA)  

8:00-10:00am

Moderator(s):

  • Professional Networking and Mentorship 
  • Key Elements in Leadership Development 
  • Delegation: Is This an Essential Skill in Leadership 
  • Interactive Discussion 

Improving the Opportunities for Patient Success in Home Dialysis

Improving the Opportunities for Patient Success in Home Dialysis

8:00-10:00am

Moderator(s): 

  • Are We Making Appropriate Assessment of the Potential Home Patient? 
  • Are Patients and Care Partners Provided with Appropriate Tools for Shared Decision-Making Regarding Choice of Renal Replacement Therapy? 
  • Are We Providing Optimum Learning and Retention During Training? 
  • Are Patients Receiving Adequate Support on Home Dialysis?

 

Patient Reported Outcomes in HD

Patient Reported Outcomes in HD  

8:00-10:00am

Moderator(s): 

  • Evolution of Patient-reported Outcomes and HD Practice (cramps, washed out feeling, recovery time, risk of falls, hypoglycemic, electrolyte abnormalities/arrhythmias) 
  • Depression, Insomnia, and Pain: Are We Managing Them Better? 
  • Conservative Care: Perceptions and Barriers