TITLE

GAINING ACCESS TO VESSELS FOR HEMODIALYSIS: ROLE OF ANGIOGRAPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Rosenberg, J. C.; Azcarate, Jose; Pultavituma, Arun; Silva, Yvan
PUB. DATE
July 1972
SOURCE
Angiology;Jul/Aug1972, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p427
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Angiography has been shown to play an important role in the process of gaining access to vessels for hemodialysis. Two major contributions of angiography are the preoperative evaluation of vessels and the detection of underlying causes for shunt or fistula dysfunction. Specific examples of these, and other, applications of angiography to hemodialysis arc presented.
ACCESSION #
16358588

 

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