CVVH versus CVVHD

  1. what is the difference?
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  3. by   Chisca
    Difference is that CVVH uses convection as the driving force behind solute removal. CVVHD uses diffusion to remove solutes. CVVH is used if hemodynamic instabilty makes CVVHD impossible.

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