Milton Roy kidney machine used for home dialysis, c.1966
Milton Roy kidney machine used for home dialysis. Moreen Lewis, one of the first patients to have a dialysis machine at home, used this machine. It was her lifeline for nine years. Like other patients at the time, she had to find £7,000 to pay for the machine and for technical support.
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- Ferrous metal, aluminium alloy, brass (copper, zinc alloy), complete, electrical components, glass, mica, plastic, rubber (unidentified), wood composites
- kidney dialysis machine
- Lewis, C.
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