UCLA Health’s Dr. Ira Kurtz and collaborators are nearing the finish line in development of the groundbreaking device
Chronic kidney disease, or CKD, is a common condition that occurs when the kidneys are damaged and cannot properly filter blood. The condition causes gradual loss of kidney function and, over time, limits a person’s ability to perform day-to-day activities.
Functions of the kidneys
- The kidneys are important organs in the body that filter waste and excess [...]