Table 2.

Peritoneal dialysis treatment for AKI dialysis orders: dialysis prescription—automated peritoneal dialysis order (first 24-hour prescription)

ParameterWeight (≤70 kg)Weight (>70 kg)
Fill volume, ml10001500
Time, h8–248–24
No. of cycles8–248–24
Total therapy volume, ml8000–24,00012,000–36,000
Dwell time per exchange, h11
  • For intensive care unit, 16–24 hours. For patients on floor, start with 8–12 hours.