Risk Factors for Early Failure of Arteriovenous Vascular Access Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

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The aim of the study was to identify the potential risk factors for early arteriovenous access failure in a diabetic population. The data of 223 end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients with type 2 diabetes who had an arteriovenous fistula (AVF) or arteriovenous graft (AVG) placed as their initial vascular accesses were retrospectively reviewed. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/1744-9987.12383

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@article{Yap2016RiskFF, title={Risk Factors for Early Failure of Arteriovenous Vascular Access Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.}, author={Yit-Sheung Yap and Hung-Yi Chuang and Chien-Hung Wu and W C Chi and Cheng-Hao Lin and Yi-Chun Liu}, journal={Therapeutic apheresis and dialysis : official peer-reviewed journal of the International Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy}, year={2016}, volume={20 2}, pages={112-7} }