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Dialysis Clearance : Drug Removal During Dialysis

Dialysis Clearance

In this step, Prof. Lee explains the use of dialysis and dialysis clearance (Dialysance).

First, he begins this video with a brief introduction to the use of dialysis, including removing metabolic wastes and excessive water.

Secondly, we can get dialysance from A-V difference Method. However, it can be only used in hemodialysis. Make sure you know how to use this method.

Besides, we can use another method, called Dialysate Method, which can be used in both hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

Finally, we need to know that drug removal during dialysis is based on A-V difference and AUC cleared.

What is the difference between the two methods? Please leave your answer below.

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Pharmacokinetics: Drug Dosing in Renal Disease

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