Nutritional management of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis with intradialytic parenteral nutrition

Janine Kriel, Nazeema Esau


The learning objectives of the case study were:
• To discuss the management of a patient with encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis.
• To discuss the nutritional recommendations of adults with endstage kidney disease (ESKD) on haemodialysis.
• To discuss intradialytic parenteral nutrition as a nutrition therapeutic intervention.
• To discuss refeeding syndrome as a complication of nutrition intervention.
• To discuss ethical considerations regarding parenteral nutrition in South Africa.


intradialytic parenteral nutrition, nutritional management, encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis

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S Afr J Clin Nutr: ISSN (Print): 1607-0658, ISSN (Web): 2221-1268

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