TITLE

Repeated low-dose streptokinase infusions into occluded permanent, central-venous hemodialysis catheters

AUTHOR(S)
Welik, Robert A.; Josselson, John; Shen, Steve Y.; Reed, William R.; Sadler, John H.
PUB. DATE
May 1987
SOURCE
Kidney International;May1987, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p1210
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the infusion of streptokinase and urokinase in the occluded single and double lumen catheters of hemodialysis patients. Relation between streptokinase antigenicity and bleeding complications; Adverse effects of streptokinase and urokinase; Guidelines for catheter occlusion.
ACCESSION #
17676925

 

Related Articles

  • Translumbar central venous catheters for long-term haemodialysis. Power, Albert; Singh, Seema; Ashby, Damien; Hamady, Mohamed; Moser, Steve; Gedroyc, Wady; Taube, David; Duncan, Neill; Cairns, Thomas // Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation;May2010, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p1588 

    Background. Vascular access for haemodialysis is achieved by tunnelled central venous catheter (CVC) in at least 23% of prevalent patients in the UK, Canada and the USA. Use of CVCs is associated with an increased incidence of venous stenosis that can progressively limit future vascular access...

  • Effect of ethanol/trisodium citrate lock on the mechanical properties of carbothane hemodialysis catheters. Bell, A. L.; Jayaraman, R.; Vercaigne, L. M. // Clinical Nephrology;2006, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p342 

    Aims: The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of three locking solutions on the mechanical properties of carbothane hemodialysis catheters. Methods: Catheters were exposed in vitro to one of three locking solutions (herapin 5000 U/ml; 4% trisodium citrate (TSC) or 30%...

  • Antibiotic lock technique reduces the incidence of temporary catheter-related infections. Chiou, P.-F.; Chang, C.-C.; Wen, Y.-K.; Yang, Y. // Clinical Nephrology;2006, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p419 

    Background: In the hemodialytic population, infections are the second leading cause of death; access infections account for a large proportion of this mortality. The antibiotic lock technique has been applied to infected tunneled catheters as rescue or prophylaxis medication to reduce infection...

  • Vascular access complications in long-term pediatric hemodialysis patients. Zaritsky, Joshua J.; Salusky, Isidro B.; Gales, Barbara; Ramos, Georgina; Atkinson, James; Allsteadt, Amelia; Brandt, Mary L.; Goldstein, Stuart L. // Pediatric Nephrology;Nov2008, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p2061 

    Current data demonstrate pediatric patients who remain on hemodialysis (HD) therapy are more likely to be dialyzed via central venous catheters (CVCs) than arteriovenous grafts (AVGs) and fistulae (AVFs). We retrospectively compared complications and health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...

  • End-stage renal disease preceded by rapid declines in kidney function: a case series. Lee, Peter; Johansen, Kirsten; Chi-yuan Hsu // BMC Nephrology;2011, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p5 

    Background: Few studies have defined alternate pathways by which chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients transition into end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Methods: We studied all consecutive patients initiated on maintenance hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis over several years at two dialysis...

  • Exploring the impact of a decision support intervention on vascular access decisions in chronic hemodialysis patients: study protocol. Murray, Mary Ann; Thomas, Alison; Wald, Ron; Marticorena, Rosa; Donnelly, Sandra; Jeffs, Lianne // BMC Nephrology;2011, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p7 

    Background: In patients with Stage 5 Chronic Kidney Disease who require renal replacement therapy a major decision concerns modality choice. However, many patients defer the decision about modality choice or they have an urgent or emergent need of RRT, which results in them starting hemodialysis...

  • Successful use of double-lumen, silicone rubber catheters for permanent hemodialysis access. Shusterman, Neil H.; Kloss, Kathleen; Mullen, James L. // Kidney International;Mar1989, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p887 

    Evaluates the use of a double-lumen, central venous catheter made of silicone rubber as a vascular access device in hemodialysis patients. Examination of catheter performance characteristics during treatments; Complications arising from the utilization of the catheter; Patients who can be...

  • Venous access: options, approaches and issues. Asch, Murray R. // Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal;Jun2001, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p153 

    Expounds on venous access. Use of the procedure for obtaining samples of blood for diagnostic purposes and for administration of fluids as part of treatment; Insertion of venous access devices; Patient care aspects of device maintenance; Investigation of complications related to the device via...

  • Central Venous Catheters.  // Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine;Dec2003Supplement, Vol. 7, p9 

    Central venous catheters are now widely used in Indian intensive care units. They are used as vascular access for haemodynamic monitoring, parenteral nutrition, and the administration of fluids and drugs. However, these central venous catheters amplify the risk for local and systemic infections...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics