Tag: sAVF

haemodialysis patients cannulation

PAVF less likely to result in steal syndrome and wound infection...

Percutaneous endovascular arteriovenous fistula (pAVF) procedures carry a lower risk of steal syndrome and wound infection than surgical arteriovenous fistula creation (sAVF), a new...
haemodialysis patients cannulation

Study indicates lower wound infection and surgical reintervention rates in pAVF...

A single-centre, retrospective, comparative study, which was presented at the July 2021 Journal of Vascular Surgery (JVS) Journal Club (14 July, online), has found...

Cannulation difficulties among biggest hurdles for device-created fistulas

Difficulties in cannulation are currently as pressing as any other challenge facing patients who undergo device-enabled arteriovenous fistula (AVF) creation for dialysis. This was...