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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 […]

PRP Therapy Animation

Platelet-rich plasma therapy, or PRP therapy, is a non-surgical treatment for tendon, ligament and muscle injuries. Platelets are cells of the blood and are best known for their function in blood clotting. Activated platelets also release many growth factors and other cellular signaling proteins that are necessary for the process of wound healing. Platelet-rich plasma, […]