Dialysis is a method for removing waste such as urea from the blood when the kidneys are incapable of this, i.e. in renal failure.
At Home With Dialysis
Site devoted to home hemodialysis. A personal story with support group.
Independent Dialysis Foundation Inc.
A not-for-profit foundation affiliated with the University of Maryland. Includes company history, mission statement and information about units.
NHS Choices: Dialysis
Provides information on this type of treatment that involves replicating many of the functions of the kidneys. Includes a short video and details of why it is necessary, when it should be done, advantages and disadvantages, how the procedure is performed, side effects and results.
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