Whats is CRRT?

A new blood purification modality for:
  • Treatment of Acute Renal Failure
  • Toxin / Drug exposure
  • Fluid overload associated with heart failure
  • Treatment of some immune mediated diseases
Why CRRT?
 
CRRT has advantages over intermittent dialysis:
  • More closely resembles normal kidney function.
  • Provides better control of electrolyte and acid-base balance
  • Can be operated "cage side"
  • Ability to remove larger molecules
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News Updates:

The American Society for Veterinary Urology and Nephrology webpage is now avaliable. !

Advanced section for veterinary professionals is now available here

The January 2011 Veterinary Clinics of North America has extensive coverage of renal disease and renal replacement therapies including CRRT

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