haemodialysis


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haemodialysis

(ˌhiːməʊdaɪˈælɪsɪs; ˌhɛm-) or

hemodialysis

n, pl -ses (-ˌsiːz)
(Medicine) med the filtering of circulating blood through a semipermeable membrane in an apparatus (haemodialyser or artificial kidney) to remove waste products: performed in cases of kidney failure. Also called: extracorporeal dialysis See also dialysis, artificial kidney
[C20: from haemo- + dialysis]
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Noun1.haemodialysis - dialysis of the blood to remove toxic substances or metabolic wastes from the bloodstream; used in the case of kidney failure
dialysis - separation of substances in solution by means of their unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes
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Contract award notice: Supply of concentrates and equipment for hemodialysis together with lease of hemodialysis appliances (poland-zamosc: Haemodialysis devices)
In the treatment of hypertension in haemodialysis patients attainment of dry weight is important26 for which sodium chloride should be restricted to 5 gram per day, weight gain between two sessions kept up to 1kg during the week and to 1.5-2 kg at weekends.
Objectives: To establish whether case management had an effect on health perceptions and symptom relief in haemodialysis patients.
Multidisciplinary management of vascular access for haemodialysis: from the preparation of the initial access to the treatment of stenosis and thrombosis.
The citation of the thesis is as follows: Mukakarangwa MC, Adherence to Haemodialysis among End Stage Renal Disease Patients (ESRD) in selected nephrology units in Rwanda, masters dissertation, University of Rwanda, 2017.
Prevalence of Depression and Anxiety in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients on Haemodialysis. Ann Pak Inst Med Sci.
HCV affects patients who undergo multiple blood transfusions, intravenous drug users and those undergoing maintenance haemodialysis patients.
A new model of haemodialysis long - Term catheter with double cuff.
M2 PHARMA-January 6, 2015-Quanta Haemodialysis System Granted CE Mark
Dashti-Khavidaki, "Relationship between a pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine imbalance and depression in haemodialysis patients," European Cytokine Network, vol.
Many studies have demonstrated the elevated HbA1c levels and deranged glycaemic control in ESRD patients who are on haemodialysis. The mechanism of the elevated HbA1c levels in ESRD patients who received haemodialysis is not clear at the present time.