Dialysis study under way in northern Pacific | Pacific Beat

Dialysis study under way in northern Pacific

Dialysis study under way in northern Pacific

Updated 31 March 2014, 9:21 AEDT

A feasibility study on dialysis treatment in Micronesia, Marshall Islands, and Palau is being conducted by the US government, following concerns from Congress about the program's cost.

Editor of the Marshall Islands Journal Giff Johnson says the funding for dialysis treatment cannot be sustained locally.

Presenter: Richard Ewart

Speaker: Giff Johnson, editor, Marshall Islands Journal

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