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Rheology pp 539-543 | Cite as

Fluid Dynamic Problems of Postdilutional Hemofiltration with High-Flux Membranes

  • A. Pozzi
  • P. Luchini
  • E. Drioli

Abstract

Hemofiltration with high-flux polymeric membranes is a rapidly developing technique which might compete with classical hemodialysis as an artificial kidney system. Clinical results have been in general quite satisfactory.1

Keywords

Volume Flow Concentration Polarization Circular Case Fluid Dynamic Problem Rectangular Case 
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References

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    H. Schneider and E. Streicher, Clinical observations of the polyamide hollow-fiber hemofilter in hemofiltration system, J. Dialysis, I, 737 (1977).Google Scholar
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    A. Pozzi, P. Luchini, and E. Drioli, An unsteady state analysis of the hemofiltration process, J. Membrane Science, submitted for publication; presented at the 2nd Symp. on Synthetic Membranes in Science and Industry, Tubingen, September 1979.Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Pozzi
    • 1
  • P. Luchini
    • 2
  • E. Drioli
    • 2
  1. 1.Istituto di Matematica, Facoltà di IngegneriaUniversità di NapoliItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Principi di Ingegneria Chimica Facoltà di IngegneriaUniversità di NapoliItaly

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