Arteriovenous fistulas contribute to higher survival of haemodialysis patients with COVID-19

A new study, published online in The Journal of Vascular Access (JVA), suggests that arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) contribute to higher survival of haemodialysis patients...
treating steal syndrome

Treating steal syndrome: Symptoms, flow rate and anastomosis location all key in decision-making process

When it comes to treating steal syndrome, the extent to which the dialysis patient in question is displaying symptoms—as well as their flow rate...
theranova dialyser

Baxter reports Theranova dialyser may reduce cardiovascular events and hospitalisations

Baxter International, a global innovator in renal care, has announced new data showing expanded haemodialysis (HDx) therapy enabled by the company's Theranova dialyser may...
Robert Jones in the IR suite

Balloon angioplasty in critical time window central to endovascular success for the slow-to-mature AV...

Tackling the main culprit, stenosis in the arteriovenous anastomosis and outflow veins, with balloon angioplasty before it is “too late” can boost maturation rates...