Life Cycle Assessment of Hemodialysis Treatments.

Magrogan, Danielle.
2017-04-19T12:49:14.678Z

Abstract: Close to 400,000 people in the US suffer from end stage renal disease and require regular HD treatments as a life sustaining therapy. HD consumes high amounts of energy, water, and disposables, but the environmental impacts of the treatment has only begun to be characterized in the literature. A life cycle assessment (LCA) methodology is used to determine the impacts of HD treatments in ... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011637
ID: tufts:21112
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