World kidney day


Hanan Althiga- kidney transplant clinical coordinator jeddah Saudi Arabia

Date of event

27 March 2014 


Why this day is important? Patient with DM, HTN and obesity are increasing in number worldwide. Kidney Failure if detected early, Chronic Kidney Diseases can be treated–thereby reducing other complications and dramatically reduce the growing burden of deaths and disability from chronic renal and cardiovascular disease worldwide. For whom? This day will be for all patients (pediatric & adult) and their relatives. Also, all medical, nursing, technician students and staff as well can be a participants in the event. Where And When World Kidney Day 2014 will be held? In the KAUH hospital auditorium and main lobby 27 March 14 09:00 am Multidisciplinary team: – hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis nurses – dietitian – patient education – social worker – saudi center for organ transplantation – skill lab – volunteering (nursing & medical interns)

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