Reduction in arteriovenous graft impairment: results of a vascular access surveillance protocol.

Abstract

Impairment of hemodialysis (HD) vascular access, remains a frustrating problem for both the patient who possesses an arteriovenous graft (AVG) and the nephrologist who cares for the patient. We instituted a vascular access surveillance protocol intended to detect and correct evolving stenosis in patients with AVGs. The principal screen was the observation… (More)

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics