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Dialysis in India - the need for a registry by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven due to the lack of dialysis will not change anything. We need data to be collected about everything related to dialysis across the country. We need a list of all the centers offering dialysis, the number of treatments...
Do We All Need Dialysis? by Greg Katz Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Welcome to Caregiver Friday!! It’s common knowledge that dialysis is the process... of emotional or spiritual dialysis?  Each of us will develop different means of cleansing our psyche and soul...
I really don't need any studies to tell me whether more frequent dialysis is good for me or not by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven that is often impaired in patients on dialysis. I couldn't care less. I honestly don't need studies... (to increase my Phosphorus) where most dialysis patients need to take phosphorus binders (to reduce...
Which blood tests do people on dialysis need to do regularly? by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven I have seen such conflicting opinions about the blood tests people on dialysis need to do regularly - monthly, quarterly and so on. Every doctor, every hospital and every dialysis technician...
With Heparin on Dialysis, you need to strike a balance by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven First off, why do we use heparin during dialysis? During dialysis, as you might be aware... from dialysis for a bit and think about what happens to your blood when you get cut and blood oozes...
I Need Dialysis by John M. Patient Expert and with an appointment to see a Nephrologist about my upcoming need for dialysis. According to her (Dr. H... that we were both going to need medical retirement, Susan from MS and I from a variety of diabetic complications including...
Dialysis Capacity - What's needed in your patch in the next 3 years? by Dr. Donal O'Donoghue Patient Expert along the same trajectory, then with the next 3-5 years the total number of people needing dialysis may fall. There are a lot of ifs and buts and assumptions in that the total number of people needing dialysis may fall...
Q & A: Asylum seekers who need dialysis by Dr. Donal O'Donoghue Patient Expert of all-cause mortality, cardiovascular disease and progression to kidney failure which may need costly dialysis... and the risk increased threefold at an estimated filtration rate of 15 ml/min/1•73 m2, when people often need...
Future Dialysis and Transplant needs by Dr. Donal O'Donoghue Patient Expert this cannot yet be modelled but might be an important variable affecting future dialysis needs... capacity is essential due to the high cost and resource intensive nature of dialysis and the lead times...
You helped me when I needed you most! by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Yesterday, after closing dialysis, during the Hot Disinfection cycle, the dialysis machine... back just before starting dialysis and everything would be fine. Last evening, Zia, the tech...

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