The Department of Nephrology has two 28 bedded nephrology wards (ward 7A and ward 7B) at level 7. Each nephrology ward is headed by a consultant nephrologist and assisted a renal registrar and 3-4 medical officers. End stage renal patients are generally managed in ward 7A while general nephrology and renal transplant patients are normally admitted to ward 7B.
Acute heamodialysis treatment is provided in the 6 stations acute haemodialysis unit. Plasma exchange, double filtration plasmapharesis and immuno-absorption services are also available.
|Figure 1: Acute Haemodialysis unit|