Risks of using internal thoracic artery grafts in patients in chronic hemodialysis via upper extremity arteriovenous fistula Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arteriovenous Shunt, Surgical
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Mammary Arteries
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Renal Dialysis

abstract

  • Hemodynamically evident flow steal and consequent myocardial ischemia develop during hemodialysis in patients with upper extremity arteriovenous fistula and ipsilateral internal thoracic artery to coronary graft. These data have major implications for patients' management, both for nephrologists and cardiac surgeons.

publication date

  • June 3, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12756161

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2653

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 107

number

  • 21