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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 […]

Nephrologist Sana Khan, MD

Nephrologist Sana Khan, MD

My name is Sana Khan. I am a clinical nephrologist at the University of Virginia nephrology division in the department of medicine. In the field of general nephrology, I do care for hemodialysis patients, acute kidney injury patients. I do my chronic kidney disease clinic as well, but one of my personal and professional interests […]

Energize Your Life!: Dialysis Exercises

Energize Your Life!: Dialysis Exercises

Hello, and thank you for watching this video. We hope it will help you with the exercises that you have already been taught during your visit to the physical therapy department. These exercises are intended to be done at home and not in the dialysis unit. You could do them up to three times a […]

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Max was on dialysis for approximately one year. It essentially was just keeping him alive until we could move forward with a kidney transplant. Max isn’t just another patient Max is marvelous maxwell here. He was my two-year-old baby and I didn’t have any control on how to fix him. We had to rely on […]

Meet Nephrologist Ursula Brewster, MD

– Interaction with people and how human beings manage their lives and live through different experiences is something that I always loved and drove me into medicine. When I am taking care of women who are pregnant with kidney disease, it’s very collaborative. So I work very closely with the high-risk obstetricians, the general obstetricians, […]

Pediatric Outpatient Dialysis Clinic

Pediatric Outpatient Dialysis Clinic

(soothing guitar music)>>Welcome, my name is Kaylee, and I’ll be taking you on a tour of the Pediatric Outpatient Dialysis Clinic, here at Johns Hopkins. We have a whole team of people here who take care of patients who receive hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Come on in. Now we’re in the dialysis clinic. Did you […]

ABCs of Kidney Disease | Treatment Options for End-Stage Renal Disease

>>Hi, I’m Su Thavarajah. This is a presentation of the “ABCs of Kidney Disease, “Treatment Options for End-Stage Renal Disease.” This is a video in the series of the Johns Hopkins Nephrology Patient Education Programs, made possible through the funding of the Edward Kraus Endowment Fund and the Shaw Foundation. So this section is gonna […]

10-second assessment for fistulas “Free Dialysis Video Training”

10-second assessment for fistulas “Free Dialysis Video Training”

Hi, everyone this is Magda from utopia, health career Center and I am here today with Koren and I am going to show everyone how to do the 10 seconds assessments on fistulas. We do this only on fistulas and this too to tell if the fistulas has some type of stenosis. So it’s very […]