Vascular Access

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Study links poor functional status with 1-year mortality in elderly patients with ESRD

May 18, 2018

Study observes AVF maturation across some ESRD networks

May 2, 2018
Substantial differences in arteriovenous fistula maturation were seen across some end-stage renal disease networks, according to a study published in the American

DOPPS data raise concerns about fistula placement

April 30, 2018
Researchers from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study Practice Monitor will present new outcomes data on vascular access techniques in the United States at…

Regional vs local anesthetic technique in surgical fistula success rate among patients requiring dialysis

April 23, 2018
Regional anesthetic technique increased the success of surgery even one year after the procedure, according to a study comparing regional anesthetic and local anesthetic…
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Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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Feature Article

Pediatric Nephrolithiasis: A Review

Pediatric Annals, June 2017, Volume 46 Issue 6
The incidence of pediatric nephrolithiasis is on the rise. The composition of kidney stones in children is different…
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Pain Management Update

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This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
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