[Value of multidetector computed tomography and digital subtraction angiography in assessment of arterio-venous fistula for hemodialysis--own experiences].

@article{Zagrodzka2004ValueOM,
  title={[Value of multidetector computed tomography and digital subtraction angiography in assessment of arterio-venous fistula for hemodialysis--own experiences].},
  author={Magdalena Zagrodzka and Zofia Wankowicz},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={2004},
  volume={17 98},
  pages={
          128-36
        }
}
UNLABELLED The aim of the study was to compare the utility of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in assessment of arterio-venous fistula (AVF) for hemodialysis (HD) in comparison with the "golden standard" which is digital subtraction angiography (DSA). MATERIAL AND METHODS The group consisted of 14 pts (9 males and 5 females, mean age 56.8 years +/- 14.3) on HD for 5 to 104 months, clinically suspected for failure of AVF. In all 14 subjects we performed MDCT and DSA of the arterio… CONTINUE READING