Pediatric Nephrology

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 103–106 | Cite as

Hemodialysis in infants and small children

  • Raymond A. Donckerwolcke
  • Timothy E. Bunchman
Practical Pediatric Nephrology


Hemodialysis in infants and small children requires specialized nursing staff, equipment and adequate access. The techniques, requirements and available equipment for this population are discussed.

Key words

Hemodialysis Heparin Ultrafiltration Extracorporeal circuit 


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© IPNA 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Raymond A. Donckerwolcke
    • 1
  • Timothy E. Bunchman
    • 2
  1. 1.Wilhelmina Children's HospitalUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.C. S. Mott Children's HospitalThe University of Michigan Medical CenterAnn ArborUSA

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