A 65-year-old, female patient is being educated on hemodialysis secondary to renal failure. Which of the following statements by the patient indicates a need for further understanding? Select all that apply:
I will have to be connected to a machine for 4 hours as often as 3 times per week.
My blood pressure cannot be taken in the arm with my fistula.
A catheter will be placed into my abdomen to infuse diasylates.
I may have a complication of peritonitis.
Now that I'm on dialysis, my diet won't have to be restricted.
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