N Engl J Med. 2010 Nov 4;363(19):1833-45
Authors: Himmelfarb J, Ikizler TA
The expansion of dialysis into a form of long-term renal-replacement therapy has transformed nephrology and created a new area of science: the physiology of the artificial kidney. This review describes the medical, social, and economic evolution of hemodialysis therapy.
PMID: 21047227 [PubMed - in process]