Lower-extremity saphenous vein transposition arteriovenous

Gorski, Tito F.; Nguyen, Hung Q.; Gorski, Yara C.; Hei J. Chung; Jamal, Abid; Muney, John
April 1998
American Surgeon;Apr1998, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p338
Academic Journal
Describes lower-extremity saphenous vein transposition arteriovenous fistulas (SVTAFs) as an alternative for hemodialysis access in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients. Characteristics of the patients who underwent SVTAFs; Results of the SVTAFs; Effectiveness of Brescia-Cimino AV fistula for patients requiring long-term hemodialysis.


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