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Acute DialysisMulti Filtrate Ci-Ca Therapy System

Fresenius Medical Care’s product portfolio for Acute Kidney Injury supports treatment of your acute patients. As part of our commitment to ensuring optimal outcomes for all patients with AKI, we are now proud to offer Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies (CRRT) and Extended Daily Diafiltration (EDD-f).

multiFiltrate Ci-Ca® offers Regional Citrate Anticoagulation Therapies.

Advantages of citrate anticoagulation:

  • Preferred anticoagulation in CRRT in accordance with the KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Kidney Injury1
  • Prolonged filter patency compared with heparin anticoagulation
  • Reduced bleeding risk due to regional anticoagulation
  • Acid-base status adjustable3

    Advantages of Ci-Ca® therapy with integrated Ci-Ca® module:
  • Reconnected citrate and calcium tubing’s clearly assigned on the cassette
  • Colour coding for intuitive setup
  • Different connectors for citrate and calcium to avoid mix-up of bags
  • Citrate and calcium flow coupled with blood and filtrate flows
  • Well suited set of disposables and solutions

Contact Us References:
1. Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Acute Kidney Injury Work Group. KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Kidney Injury. Kidney Inter., Suppl. (2012)2, 1-138.
2. Zhang Z, Hongying N: Efficacy and safety of regional citrate anticoagulation in critically ill patients undergoing continuous renal replacement therapy. Intensive Care Med 38:20-28, 2012.
3. Morgera S et al.: A safe citrate anticoagulation protocol with variable treatment efficacy and excellent control of the acid-base status. Crit Care Med 37:2018-2024, 2009.

5008 and 6008 Machine

As the world’s largest integrated provider of dialysis products and services, Fresenius Medical Care has introduced the 5008/6008 therapy system and all its individual components to ICUs in Australia and New Zealand facilities.

Key features include:

  • Centralised operation and information via a 15” LCD touch screen display
  • Extendable treatment time to 24 hours, if needed
  • Gentle dialysate flow rates from 100 ml/min upwards
  • User-friendly interface with machine assisted treatment set-up, operation, and trouble shooting.

    Products for home haemodialysis:
    Machine 5008  
    Machine 6008 


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