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US20130032537 LAST-CHANCE QUALITY CHECK AND/OR AIR/PATHOGEN FILTER FOR INFUSION SYSTEMS  
Blood treatment system and method for high rate hemofiltration ensures against pyrogenic patient reaction by providing various mechanisms for filtering replacement fluid to remove endotoxins and...
US20110266221 FLOW BALANCING SYSTEM AND METHOD, ESPECIALLY FOR CITRATE  
A renal failure therapy system includes a blood pump; a citrate pump; and a control unit configured to automatically control the blood pump and the citrate pump to achieve a citrate flowrate that...
US20140221325 GLOMERULONEPHRITIS BIOMARKERS  
The present invention relates to methods of diagnosing glomerulonephritis (GN) in a patient, as well as methods of monitoring the progression of GN and/or methods of monitoring a treatment...
US20120273354 MULTIMODAL DIALYSIS SYSTEM  
A dialysis device for operation in multiple modes and for maintaining a known gradient of potassium ion or other electrolyte between the blood of a patient and a dialysate fluid is described. The...
US20140217030 SODIUM AND BUFFER SOURCE CARTRIDGES FOR USE IN A MODULAR CONTROLLED COMPLIANT FLOW PATH  
Systems and methods for using a sodium chloride source and a buffer source such as sodium bicarbonate in a controlled compliant flow path to generate from water a physiologically compatible fluid...
US20130008854 DIALYSIS MACHINE CALIBRATION  
The invention covers a cartridge for use in a hemodialysis machine, the cartridge comprising a dialysate flow path including a dialyzer, the dialysate flow path for delivering a flow of dialysate...
US20140158623 SODIUM MANAGEMENT FOR HEMODIALYSIS  
Systems and methods for managing the sodium concentration of a dialysate fluid during hemodialysis therapy and adjusting sodium concentration using a sodium management system to generate a...
US20130056419 DIALYSATE MIXING AND DIALYZER CONTROL FOR DIALYSIS SYSTEM  
A medical dialysis system including a filtration system configured to filter a water stream, a water purification system configured to purify the water stream in a non-batch process, a mixing...
US20130081998 METHOD FOR CONTROLLING OF A FILTRATION RATE, CONTROLLER, AND DEVICES  
The present invention relates to a method for controlling a filtration rate during treatment of a body fluid, e.g., during hemofiltration or dialysis, comprising the steps of defining a target...
US20140102983 DIALYSIS OPTIMIZING METHOD  
A method as well as an apparatus is disclosed for determining the efficiency of a currently performed kidney replacement therapy on the dialysis side making use of a dialysis machine which in a...
US20140217029 FLUID CIRCUIT FOR DELIVERY OF RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPIES  
A flow loop for hemodialysis, hemodiafiltration and hemofiltration for the treatment of pathological conditions such as End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) that has a controlled compliant flow path for...
US20140110341 INTEGRATED WATER TESTING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ULTRA-LOW TOTAL CHLORINE DETECTION  
A system and method for determining a concentration of total chlorine in dialysis water are provided. The system comprises a main unit housing an iodide/water sample chamber and a reducing agent...
US20140246373 PROCESS AND DEVICE FOR MONITORING THE SUPPLY OF SUBSTITUTION FLUID DURING AN EXTRACORPOREAL TREATMENT OF BLOOD  
The invention relates to a process for monitoring the supply of substitution fluid upstream or downstream of a dialyser or filter arranged in an extracorporeal blood stream. One embodiment...
US20090088675 FLUID AND AIR HANDLING IN BLOOD AND DIALYSIS CIRCUITS  
An air purging method includes: (a) detecting a low fluid level in a blood circuit indicating a high amount of air in the blood circuit; (b) stopping a blood pump; (c) closing a venous patient...
US20100096330 Method of Determining A Phosphorus Binder Dosage for a Dialysis Patient  
The invention is directed to a method of determining a dosage of phosphorus binder for a patient undergoing dialysis treatment to achieve a pre-dialysis serum phosphorus concentration within a...
US20050142212 Parenteral administration of pyrophosphate for prevention or treatment of phosphate or pyrophosphate depletion  
Phosphate depletion, a physiological condition commonly seen in certain patient populations, including alcoholics, malnourished, acutely ill patients, patients receiving parenteral nutrition,...
US20110079558 METHOD OF CONTROLLING DIFFUSIVE SODIUM TRANSPORT IN DIALYSIS  
A method of controlling diffusive sodium transport from the dialysate solution to the blood of a patient undergoing hemodialysis treatment or from the blood to the dialysate solution includes...
US20120305487 Method for Treating Anemia in Hemodialysis Patients  
The present invention relates to a method of treating anemia especially in an EPO resistant hemodialysis patient, comprising hemodialysis with a high cut-off dialysis membrane, wherein the...
US20150129499 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING A PARAMETER INDICATIVE OF THE PROGRESS OF AN EXTRACORPOREAL BLOOD TREATMENT  
An apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood (1) comprising a treatment unit (2), a blood withdrawal line (6), a blood return line (7), a preparation line (19) and a spent dialysate line...
US20110017665 Dialysis Systems and Methods  
This disclosure generally relates to dialysis systems and related methods. In one aspect of the invention, a dialysis system includes a device configured so that a medical fluid can pass...
US20150096936 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR INCREASING CONVECTIVE CLEARANCE OF UNDESIRED PARTICLES IN A MICROFLUIDIC DEVICE  
A microfluidic device for increasing convective clearance of particles from a fluid is provided. A network of first channels can be separated from a network of second channels by a first membrane....
US20100084339 High cut-off hemodialysis membranes for the treatment of chronic hemodialysis patients  
The present invention relates to high cut-off hemodialysis membranes for the treatment of chronic hemodialysis (CHD) patients, with the potential to improve long-term survival of these patients by...
US20140209537 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR REGULATING A TREATMENT DEVICE  
A method and a device are disclosed for regulating an ultrafiltration in a dialysis treatment, in which the blood to be ultrafiltered in an extracorporeal blood circulation (109) flows through a...
US20100200506 FLOW BALANCING AND SYNCHRONIZATION SYSTEM AND METHOD, ESPECIALLY FOR CITRATE  
A renal failure therapy system includes a blood pump; a citrate pump; and a control unit configured to automatically control the blood pump and the citrate pump to achieve a citrate flowrate that...
US20120134974 METHODS FOR REMOVING PLASMA  
A method for preparing a blood component composition for reducing risk of transfusion related injury includes passing a blood component composition through a tangential flow filter unit comprising...
US20070012622 Packaging of ferric pyrophosphate for dialysis  
A stable packaged bicarbonate solution for use in dialysis treatment and for treating anemia, iron deficiency, or reducing the required dose of recombinant erythropoietin to treat anemia includes...
US20130116650 DIALYSIS APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING A DIALYSIS APPARATUS  
Dialysis apparatus including a blood treatment unit having a dialysate chamber and a blood chamber separated by a semipermeable membrane, a dialysate circuit presenting a supply line and a...
US20140197106 DIALYSIS PREPARATION  
The present invention provides a pharmaceutical composition for dialysis wherein the decline of ionized calcium concentration in an acetate-free bicarbonate dialysate comprising no acetic acid...
US20130168316 PREPARATION APPARATUS AND PREPARATION METHOD FOR DIALYSIS FLUID OF VARIABLE BICARBONATE ION CONCENTRATION TYPE, DIALYSATE OF VARIABLE BICARBONATE ION CONCENTRATION TYPE, AND DIALYSIS SYSTEM OF VARIABLE BICARBONATE ION CONCENTRATION TYPE  
Technology for preparing a dialysis fluid capable of flexibly changing bicarbonate ion concentration and maintaining concentrations of electrolytes such as potassium, calcium, and magnesium at...
US20140220699 pH BUFFER MEASUREMENT SYSTEM FOR HEMODIALYSIS SYSTEMS  
A pH-buffer measurement system that has at least one source for modifying the pH of a fluid entering the system, the source selected from an acid source and a base source. The acid source adds an...
US20140291244 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DETERMINING A RECIRCULATION STATE  
A method and a device for determining a recirculation during a dialysis on the basis of the response of the dialysis system to an alteration of a system-related operating value are described....
US20060172954 Systems and methods for dextrose containing peritoneal dialysis (PD) solutions with neutral pH and reduced glucose degradation product  
The invention provides container systems, kits and methods for peritoneal dialysis (PD) solutions. Such a system, for example, includes a first compartment that contains a Pt) osmotic agent and a...
US20110172583 HIGH CITRATE DIALYSATE AND USES THEREOF  
The dose of dialysis in terms of urea clearance is marginal in many hemodialysis patients, and metabolic acidosis as determined by the pre-dialysis serum HCO3 level is common. A dialysate that...
US20060243667 Filtrate composition with a radiation absorber  
A filtrate solution composition comprises a vasodilator such as niacin, a high molecular weight protein such as casein, a mineral constituent and a radiation absorber such as boron. The...
US20090230058 CONTROL OF BUBBLE FORMATION IN EXTRACORPOREAL CIRCULATION  
The invention relates to control of bubble formation in a fluid during extracorporeal circulation. A fluid supply means (111a) is configured to supply fluid to the extracorporeal circuit (111a,...
US20100192686 BLOOD TREATMENT SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Dialysis systems comprising actuators that cooperate to perform dialysis functions and sensors that cooperate to monitor dialysis functions are disclosed. According to one aspect, such a...
US20080000835 Hemodialysis methods and apparatus  
Various methods and apparatus are provided for the administration, control, and display of dialysate constituents, particularly, for example, the acid and bicarbonate constituents, in order to...
US20100276367 METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE PERCENTAGE OF RECIRCULATION IN A FISTULA AND/OR CARDIOPULMONARY RECIRCULATION RELATIVE TO THE TOTAL FISTULA RECIRCULATION AND CARDIOPULMONARY RECIRCULATION  
The method according to the invention and the apparatus according to the invention are characterized in that the substitution rate Qs is modified by a predefined amount upstream or downstream of...
US20090294360 Dialysis preparation  
The present invention provides a pharmaceutical composition for dialysis wherein the decline of ionized calcium concentration in an acetate-free bicarbonate dialysate comprising no acetic acid...
US20140305869 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF AN INTERNAL FILTRATION DURING AN EXTRACORPOREAL BLOOD TREATMENT  
A method and apparatus for the treatment of blood are disclosed allowing for the determination of an internal convection in a blood purification device e.g. in the form of a dialyzer. The internal...
US20110284464 METHOD OF SETTING A TIME-VARYING PARAMETER IN A BLOOD TREATMENT APPARATUS  
A medical apparatus comprises a control system allowing storage of a number of shaping profiles. Each shaping profile is stored as a plurality of pairs, including a shaping profile reference value...
US20140263063 MEDICAL FLUID SENSORS AND RELATED SYSTEMS  
This disclosure relates to medical fluid sensors and related systems and methods. In certain aspects, a method includes using a medical fluid pump of a medical fluid pumping machine, such as a...
US20090139930 Extracorporeal Blood Cleaning  
An apparatus (100) for extracorporeal blood cleaning includes a separation unit (110), at least two processing branches (120; 130) and a mixing unit (140). The separation unit (110) receives 5...
US20060226080 BICARBONATE-BASED PERITONEAL DIALYSIS SOLUTIONS  
Dialysis solutions and methods of manufacturing and using same are provided. The dialysis solution at least includes three solution parts that are separately stored and sterilized at an effective...
US20070199898 Dialysate of peritoneal dialysis and its preparation method  
An aqueous solution of electrolytes, a sugar osmotic agent and a physiologically safe salt of a reductive sulfur oxy-acid. Alternatively, the dialysate comprises an aqueous solution of...
US20100264086 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING THE SUPPLY OF REPLACEMENT FLUID DURING AN EXTRACORPOREAL TREATMENT OF BLOOD  
An apparatus and a method for monitoring the supply of replacement fluid during an extracorporeal treatment of blood is disclosed. Detection of the supply of replacement fluid upstream or...
US20100042035 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING A DIALYSIS FLUID FLOW RATE FOR EXTRACORPOREAL BLOOD TREATMENT  
The present invention relates to a device and to a method for determining the dialysis fluid flow rate for an extracorporeal blood treatment device. The dialysis fluid flow rate Qd is determined...
US20140175012 Method and System of Monitoring Electrolyte Levels and Composition Using Capacitance or Induction  
Methods and systems for monitoring fluid levels and electrolyte levels used in a dialysis machine. A receptacle, configured to receive a container, comprises a plurality of curved side panels and...
US20070023334 Apparatus, a system and a method relating to hemodialysis, hemodiafiltration, hemofiltration or peritoneal dialysis  
The invention relates to an apparatus for hemodialysis, hemodiafiltration, hemofiltration or peritoneal dialysis. The apparatus comprises at least one conduit (10, 14) in which a dialysis and/or...
US20120273420 ELECTROLYTE AND pH MONITORING FOR FLUID REMOVAL PROCESSES  
Methods include monitoring indicators of blood pH or blood electrolyte levels during a blood fluid removal session and adjusting concentrations of pH buffers or electrolytes in dialysate or...

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