What is CRRT?

What is ECMOCRRT (Continuous renal replacement therapy) is a form of extra corporeal organ support that supports the organs in case of renal failure in the ICU. The concept behind continuous renal replacement technique is to treat the patient slowly over 24hours like the native kidney. Intensive care patients are particularly suited for this therapy.

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Omkar Vaidya

is a certified diplomat from the American board in internal medicine and nephrology. His expertise is internal medicine, Kidney diseases and Continuous Renal Replacement therapy in critically ill patients in ICU. He provides expert advice and Tele consultation to Horizon Medical center via telemedicine.