Salvage of angioplasty failures and complications in hemodialysis arteriovenous access
using the FLUENCY Plus Stent Graft: technical and 180-day patency results.
The company's most advanced program, Vascugel, has demonstrated proof of concept and safety in two Phase 2 trials in patients undergoing arteriovenous access
procedures for hemodialysis.
Medical and surgical unsuitability for arteriovenous access
creation Total unsuitability Medical Surgical unsuitability unsuitability Step 1 37 n/a Step 2 3 4 * Total unsuitability n = 44 * n = 40 n = 4 * Two patients experienced primary failure and were deemed surgically unsuitable for any further AV access surgery Table 4.
The poster presentation, entitled "Safety of Vascugel([R]) Treatment after the Creation of Arteriovenous Access
," will be presented by Prabir Roy-Chaudhury, M.
Mendelssohn, I am delighted to accept the CANNT 2010 manuscript award for quality improvement project "A three-step approach to conversion of prevalent catheter dependent patients to arteriovenous access
Pending FDA approval, the LifeStent[R] SFA product, the Flair[TM] Arteriovenous Access
Stent Graft and E*Luminexx[TM] Iliac Stent will together give Bard one of the broadest product offerings for peripheral vascular stenting.
Recommendations for tracking arteriovenous access
complications using a charting-by-exception model.
The survey elicited responses regarding the following areas of infection control practice: unit design, utilization of arteriovenous access
type, carriage of MRSA, VRE, HBV and HCV, tuberculosis, influenzae and pneumonoccal immunization, infection precautions for patients with selected infections, infection surveillance, antibiotic utilization, antiseptic agents, hemodialysis access management, cleaning and disinfection, water treatment and hemodialysis waste.