DU – Dialysis: theoretical and practical lessons of extra-renal purification methods

Domain: Sciences, technologies and health in tropical environments

Course: Not applicable

ECTS credits

Not concerned

level of studies
at the end of training

Not concerned

Teaching locations

Saint-Denis – Site of the University Technology Park

Type of training : University degree (DU)

Training regime: Continuing Education

Training summary

Qualification training for active health professionals in the field of extra-renal purification methods

Training aims

This DU allows you to acquire theoretical knowledge concerning the principles, indications and consequences of treatment methods for uremia in the terminal or transient phase as well as methods of filtration and plasma purification in the context of treatments required by certain ailments.

Advantages of the training

This training allows learners to secure their professional career by acquiring new or complementary skills or techniques.

Targeted skills

Acquire in-depth skills in extra-renal purification methods.

Summary of lessons by course

The training is divided into 3 compulsory modules to be completed before the end of the training to validate the DU.

  • Physiological bases of kidney disease and its treatments

  • Principles and modalities of a dialysis session

  • Organization of extra-renal purification, IDE care and transplantation



3 weeks of continuous internship (35 hours/week) are mandatory.

Specific devices

Not concerned

Conditions of access to training

This DU is open to people holding a state diploma (nurses, doctors, pharmacists or paramedical professions).

Continuing Studies

Not concerned

Career opportunities

Not disclosed

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