Locked Away—Prophylaxis and Management of Catheter Related Thrombosis in Hemodialysis

Reliable vascular access is necessary for effective hemodialysis. Guidelines recommend chronic hemodialysis via an arteriovenous fistula (AVF), however, in a significant number of patients, permanent central venous catheters (CVCs) are used. The use of a tunneled catheter is acceptable if the estima...

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Main Authors: Joanna Szymańska, Katarzyna Kakareko, Alicja Rydzewska-Rosołowska, Irena Głowińska, Tomasz Hryszko
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2021-05-01
Series:Journal of Clinical Medicine
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0383/10/11/2230