Initiating Dialysis With a Catheter: Catheter Exit Site Care

This video vignette illustrates proper initiation of dialysis for patients with catheters, as well as proper exit site care. It can be shared with staff as a refresher on current practices and guidelines.

Page last reviewed January 2015
Internet Citation: Initiating Dialysis With a Catheter: Catheter Exit Site Care. January 2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/esrd/dialysiswcathetervid.html