Dialysis Overview for Patient Care

A Dialysis Overview by Shamik H. Shah, M.D., DNB (Nephrology), ISN fellow, is now available. Click on the link above to have the document open in your browser, or right-click to download the PDF. Dr. Shah, a Nephrologist and an experienced educator, understands the training challenges with complex systems and dull textbooks.

This primer is written for a dialysis nurse or patient care technician who knows the basics of intermittent hemodialysis. With the gentle humor of a seasoned Nephrologist, Dr. Shah explains the process in simple, understandable words, diagrams and images to convey the revolutionary technology.