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The purpose of this quiz is to understand the effect of solute molecular weight on transport, and to understand how solute transport by diffusion and ultrafiltration differ. Another purpose is to understand how this translates into clearance and how K0A, extraction ratio, and clearance differ for various solutes. We also go into high efficiency vs. high flux dialyzers, and one question deals with outcomes issues regarding use of high-flux dialyzers.
Prerequisite: Extraction ratio and clearance quiz.
Author: John T. Daugirdas, M.D. Posting date: August 30, 2001
The quiz is multiple choice. Only one choice, A through D, is correct. Click on your choice and then press SUBMIT. Feedback about whether your answer is right (green) or wrong (red) will be displayed on the left. After you answer, put your mouse over the red or green question marks that will appear next to each choice for an explanation of why each of the choices was right or wrong.
Sorry, you cannot change your answer after you choose! Don't try to make additional choices once you have pressed SUBMIT. This will not change your score. After pushing SUBMIT, the feedback display works by mousing over the question marks, and not by marking additional answer choice buttons.
The percentage of questions answered correctly will appear at the end of the test.
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