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Dialysis

  • By: Angela J. Garner M.D.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Dialysis is a means of preserving one's life. It is the act of an external machine performing the function of an internal organ. When the kidneys are no longer able to filter waste products from the body, concentrate urine, or preserve ...

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