Hemodialysis, also spelled haemodialysis, commonly called kidney dialysis or
simply dialysis, is a process of purifying the blood of a person whose kidneys are
Jul 26, 2016 ... In hemodialysis, a machine filters wastes, salts and fluid from your blood when
your kidneys are no longer healthy enough to do this work ...
Details the procedures and equipment involved in hemodialysis. Explains
vascular access and dietary issues.
In hemodialysis, a dialysis machine and a special filter called an artificial kidney,
or a dialyzer, are used to clean your blood. To get your blood into the dialyzer, ...
Read about hemodialysis, a treatment for kidney failure using an advanced
dialysis machine to remove waste products from the blood, and then returning the
Nov 14, 2014 ... For hemodialysis, you are connected to a filter (dialyzer) by tubes attached to
your blood vessels. Your blood is slowly pumped from your body ...
Hemodialysis is a dialysis treatment option for people who have chronic kidney
disease (CKD) that has progressed to end stage renal disease (ESRD),or kidney
It removes waste from your blood when your kidneys can no longer do their job.
There are different types of kidney dialysis. This article focuses on hemodialysis.
Jan 28, 2016 ... Dialysis is a treatment for severe kidney failure (also called renal failure or end-
stage renal disease). When the kidneys are no longer working ...
One treatment for kidney failure is called hemodialysis, or “hemo” for short. This
type of treatment uses a machine to clean your blood. Learn more.