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NEEDLE, FISTULA

Known as: fistula needle, fistula needles 
A blood access device and accessories is a device intended to provide access to a patient's blood for hemodialysis or other chronic uses. When used… Expand
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2015
2015
iAbstract Background: Hemodialysis is a stressful process that can cause some kind of pain experience in more than 50% of… Expand
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2013
Review
2013
  • Andrew Davenport
  • Hemodialysis international. International…
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 45206740
Unfractionated heparin (UFH) is the most commonly used anticoagulant for hemodialysis worldwide. However, UFH comprises a series… Expand
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2011
2011
Purpose: This research was done to compare the pain relief effects of various nursing interventions, such as cold therapy… Expand
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2008
2008
Patients with end-stage renal failure (ESRF) undergoing haemodialysis (HD) are repeatedly exposed to stress and pain from… Expand
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2008
2008
Q: When I’m cannulating a “deep” access and cannot see the fistula or graft, sometimes I can’t tell if the needle is above or… Expand
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2008
Review
2008
  • Andrew Davenport
  • Hemodialysis international. International…
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 7758958
Unfractionated heparin (UFH) is a series of molecules, and as such has variable pharmacodynamics. Low-molecular-weight heparins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND More frequent haemodialysis can improve both survival and quality of life of patients with chronic kidney disease… Expand
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2002
2002
Use of large-gauge, hollow-bore, arteriovenous fistula needles (AVFNs) and high-pressure accesses are unique factors inherent to… Expand
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1993
1993
Recirculation is an important factor in single needle dialysis and, if high, can compromise treatment efficiency. To provide… Expand
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1978
1978
Over a two-year period, 100 venous angiograms were performed on 75 patients because of difficulty with vascular access. Seventy… Expand
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