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kidney machine

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(Medicine) another name for artificial kidney See haemodialysis
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Yet kidney machines are lying unused at Alan Forsyth's local hospital because it can't afford to employ the staff to operate them.
After the success of the artificial kidney machine in 1945, Kolff built four rotating drum kidney machines and shipped them to Western Europe, the United States and Eastern Europe.
The British Kidney Patient Association can use postage stamps, trading stamps, petrol vouchers, cigarette coupons, air miles and foreign coins to raise money for portable kidney machines.
Mrs Charles, 65, who lives in Leeds, said: "Years ago when John used to play for the ex-Leeds United Players' Association he [sold the medals and caps] to raise money to buy kidney machines for the Leeds General Infirmary.
But a system will now be devised to PROTECT the pounds 330million you donate yearly for kidney machines and baby units.
The simple household product used for baking, cleaning, bee stings and acid indigestion is so effective it could prevent patients having to be put on kidney machines, the results show.
How comes it takes a dance to raise money to buy kidney machines, yet we can find millions to blow the living daylights out of other countries?
I for one think more money should be spent on kidney machines and youth clubs rather than on Old Masters that are gathering dust on some duke's country estate.
Contract award: Tender for the Supply of Haemodialysis Concentrates for Bicarbonate Dialysis for use with Hospal Innova and Cobe Centry Sysem 3 Kidney Machines.
disinfecting solutions for dialyzers and kidney machines.
Contract award: Tender for the supply of blood cartridges for kidney machines.
The first time they were dialysed their kidney machines blew every light in the 500-bedroom building.