Primary vascular access in diabetic patients: an audit.

@article{Konner2000PrimaryVA,
  title={Primary vascular access in diabetic patients: an audit.},
  author={Klaus Konner},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 9},
  pages={1317-25}
}
  • Klaus Konner
  • Published 2000 in
    Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official…
BACKGROUND The increasing proportion of diabetic patients in the haemodialysis population, mainly elderly patients with diabetes mellitus type 2, is a challenge to nephrologists and vascular surgeons. The aim of this study was to assess different strategies in an effort to improve the commonly disappointing results of arteriovenous (a-v) fistula surgery in this group of patients. STRATEGIES Besides the availability of a suitable vein, special attention was paid to the quality of the artery… CONTINUE READING

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