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Transplantation

Post-op

  • Ensure adequate nutritional intake post-op
  • Ensure adequate intake of fluid and electrolytes during polyuric phase
  • Dietary restrictions can usually be relaxed as function improves

Education on discharge

  • Healthy eating
  • Food safety, drug interactions
  • Adequate calcium for bone preservation
  • Potential to develop obesity, hyperlipideamia and steroid induced diabetes.
 
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