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Endovascular AV fistula for dialysis access demonstrates functionality, patient satisfaction

December 17, 2019
Meeting News

Tool that assesses clot stiffness could help detect vascular access complications in dialysis

December 6, 2019
WASHINGTON — Research presented at ASN Kidney Week suggested that use of a tool that measures clot stiffness could help monitor patients on dialysis for vascular…
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FDA approves Medtronic drug-coated balloon to treat failing arteriovenous access in dialysis

November 21, 2019
Medtronic plc has received approval from the FDA for its IN.PACT AV drug-coated balloon, which was designed to prevent vessel restenosis, thereby enabling arteriovenous…
Meeting News

Fistula placement pre-dialysis can help maintain eGFR

November 9, 2019
WASHINGTON — Placement of an arteriovenous fistula in patients with chronic kidney disease not on dialysis can help stabilize GFR, according to a study presented…
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“Health in the English Language”: A Partnership With the Alaska Literacy Program

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2019, Volume 3 Issue 3
Health literacy is an issue that is influenced by social determinants and improved by community-based initiatives…
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