DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. Is My Blood Getting Cleaned During Dialysis? http://www.davita.com/dialysis/the basics/is-my-blood-getting-cleaned-during-dialysis?/a/8068

Are you wondering how well your blood is being cleaned during your dialysis treatments? One way to find out is through the urea reduction ratio (URR). If you meet the URR goal after each treatment, you’re on the right track. But if you’re not meeting it, your blood may not be as clean as it could be. Learn more about how to get blood thoroughly clean during dialysis.