Establishing patient-specific criteria for selecting the optimal upper extremity vascular access procedure Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arteriovenous Shunt, Surgical
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Kidney Diseases
  • Patient Selection
  • Renal Dialysis
  • Upper Extremity

abstract

  • The results of this study indicate that patient-specific situations exist wherein AVG is as appropriate as or more appropriate than AVF. These results provide patient-specific recommendations for clinicians to optimize vascular access selection criteria, to standardize care, and to inform payers and policy. Indeterminate scenarios will guide future research.

publication date

  • April 2017

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5533515

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.10.099

PubMed ID

  • 28222990

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1089

end page

  • 1103.e1

volume

  • 65

number

  • 4