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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 314283, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/314283
Review Article

LDL-Apheresis: Technical and Clinical Aspects

1Institute for Blood Purification, Saar, 66424 Homburg, Germany
2Formerly Main Hospital Darmstadt, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
3Laboratory of Medicine, 66386 St. Ingbert, Germany
4Inselklinik Heringsdorf GmbH, 17424 Seeheilbad Heringsdorf, Germany

Received 30 October 2011; Accepted 3 January 2012

Academic Editor: Kathleen M. Botham

Copyright © 2012 Rolf Bambauer et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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