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Dialysis without fear [electronic resource] : a guide to living well on dialysis for patients and their families / Daniel Offer, Marjorie Kaiz Offer, Susan Offer Szafir.

By: Offer, Daniel.
Contributor(s): Offer, Marjorie Kaiz | Szafir, Susan Offer, 1971-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 258 p.).ISBN: 9780199724451 (electronic bk.); 0199724458 (electronic bk.); 0198042337 (electronic bk.); 9780198042334 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Hemodialysis -- Popular works | Chronic renal failure -- Popular works | Renal Dialysis -- Popular Works | Kidney Failure, Chronic -- Popular Works | MEDICAL -- Surgery -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Dialysis without fear.DDC classification: 617.4/61059 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Dialysis misperceptions versus realities -- A visit to the suds factory : demystifying the machines and tubes -- Dialysis options : choosing what works best for you -- The decision to pursue a transplant -- The "K-Team" : working with dialysis professionals -- Dealing with emotions: the psychological impact of dialysis -- The impact of dialysis on interpersonal relationships : love, sex, family, and friendship -- Work and financial implications of being on dialysis -- Adapting to the dialysis diet, curbing liquids, and embracing exercise -- Traveling and planning for emergencies while on dialysis : taking a leap of faith.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-250) and index.

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Dialysis misperceptions versus realities -- A visit to the suds factory : demystifying the machines and tubes -- Dialysis options : choosing what works best for you -- The decision to pursue a transplant -- The "K-Team" : working with dialysis professionals -- Dealing with emotions: the psychological impact of dialysis -- The impact of dialysis on interpersonal relationships : love, sex, family, and friendship -- Work and financial implications of being on dialysis -- Adapting to the dialysis diet, curbing liquids, and embracing exercise -- Traveling and planning for emergencies while on dialysis : taking a leap of faith.

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Dialysis without fear by Offer, Daniel. ©2007
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