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Renal Replacement Therapy: Hemodialysis vs Peritoneal Dialysis, Animation

Renal Replacement Therapy: Hemodialysis vs Peritoneal Dialysis, Animation

Dialysis is a therapy that artificially removes wastes from the blood of patients whose kidneys can no longer perform this function adequately. There are two main types of dialysis: hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. In hemodialysis, blood is filtered outside the body, in a dialysis machine. The patient’s blood is pumped to the machine, cleansed, then […]

“Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

“Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis, by Dr. Sharon Su. Introduction. Hello, my name is Doctor Sharon Su, I’m a Pediatric Nephrologist. Today I’m going to talk to you about peritoneal dialysis. Dialysis Catheters. One question that often comes up is, “When can you use a dialysis catheter?” This depends on the situation of the patient. If […]

Long-term Outcomes of Children with LUTO and LUTO Research (9 of 9)

Long-term Outcomes of Children with LUTO and LUTO Research (9 of 9)

>>ONE OF THE KEY ISSUES FOR FAMILIES IS, OK, IF WE HAVE A SUCCESSFUL SHUNT AND WE’RE ABLE TO DRAIN THE BLADDER IN THE URINARY TRACT SO THAT, YOU KNOW, WE GET GOOD LUNG GROWTH FOR PULMONARY FUNCTION AFTER BIRTH, HOW DO THESE KIDS DO AFTER THEY’RE BORN?>>WHAT WAS RECOGNIZED IN SOME OF THESE BOYS […]