dialysis unit

dialysis unit

A ward or part thereof for dialysing patients with advanced renal disease.
 
Type of dialysis
Haemodialysis, continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, home haemodialysis.

Type of patient
Usually outpatients who may stay overnight; less commonly, inpatients who may be awaiting a kidney transplant.
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While inaugurating the new dialysis unit in the DHQ Hospital for which four new dialysis machines have been donated by the local philanthropists.
A NEW PS1.5 million dialysis unit has been officially opened.
On Tuesday, Governor Ali Roba launched the dialysis unit - the first in the area.
He visited various sections of Kidney Center including kidney wards, dialysis unit, water treatment plant for dialysis, airconditioning unit, and side rooms.
LOWER DIR -- A dialysis unit was inaugurated at Tehsil Headqarters Hospital, Chakdara wherein DC Lower Dir, Shaukat Ali, MPA Humayun Khan, district Nazim Wasil Khan, DHO Dr Shaukat and others were present.
ANTIPOLO CITY - The city government recently opened a peritoneal dialysis unit at the Antipolo City Hospital System Annex III in Barangay Inarawan.
Muscat: The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Wednesday signed an agreement for the construction of a dialysis unit at Sur hospital funded by Al Jisr Foundation.
The patients were shifted after the dialysis unit at the hospital became operational.'
The dialysis unit was repaired to create proper conditions for patients and to comply with all sanitary norms.
Under the agreement, the provincial government has provided dialysis machines and trained staff while the UNHCR has constructed a building to house the dialysis unit, installed an elevator and centralised the oxygen and air-conditioner systems, as well as provided 15 modern hospital beds.
The UNHCR is constructing a building to house the dialysis unit as well as installing an elevator.