The hemodialysis membranes: a historical perspective, current state and future prospect.

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Transport and biocompatibility characteristics are two important considerations when choosing hemodialysis membranes. Dialyzer performance depends on clearances of small solutes, middle molecules, and oncotically active proteins. Although complement and neutrophil activation have become the gold standards for biocompatibility testing of dialysis membranes… (More)

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@article{Cheung1997TheHM, title={The hemodialysis membranes: a historical perspective, current state and future prospect.}, author={Atwood K Cheung and John Ken Leypoldt}, journal={Seminars in nephrology}, year={1997}, volume={17 3}, pages={196-213} }