World`s first ever kidney dialysis machine treats multiple organ failure in babies

Scientists have developed a miniaturised kidney dialysis machine capable of treating the smallest babies that has successfully treated a newborn baby with multiple organ failure for the first time.

Smart nanofibres to treat kidney failure

A new technique for purifying blood using a nanofibre mesh could be a cheap, wearable alternative to kidney dialysis, scientists say.

Machine similar to dialysis removes `bad` cholesterol from blood

Loyola University Medical Center is offering a treatment called LDL apheresis, which is similar to kidney dialysis, for patients who have been unable to control cholesterol with lifestyle changes and medications.