February 2009

 

In this Issue

Preserving Dialysis Access

Experts discuss global trends, reimbursement, recent data, and how to ideally utilize today's options.

Issue

CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR'S PAGE

Managing Dialysis Access

By Barry T. Katzen, MD, Chief Medical Editor

VASCULAR CLOSURE UPDATE 2009

Overview of Vascular Closure

The Endovascular Today annual review.

By Zoltan G. Turi, MD

CHALLENGING CASES

Retrograde Recanalization of an Occluded Popliteal Artery

A case study and discussion on the successful recanalization of an occluded popliteal artery via the dorsalis pedis artery.

By Salem Almaani, MD; Dmitriy Feldman, MD; and Issam D. Moussa, MD

COVER STORY

Vascular Care of ESRD Patients

Is enough being done to improve the outcomes for chronic kidney disease patients?

By Felicia B. Ricks, RD, CSR, LD; and Eric K. Peden, MD

A Roundtable on Chronic Dialysis

What are your options for patients with limited access availability? A multispecialty panel weighs in.

By Bart Dolmatch, MD; Jack Work, MD; and Ingemar Davidson, MD, PhD

Optimizing Hemodialysis Cannulation Methods

Techniques and strategies to preserve vascular access.

By Deborah J. Brouwer, RN, CNN, and Brian LaMendola, RN, BSN

Maintenance of Hemodialysis Access With Covered Stents

The salvage of hemodialysis access advances beyond angioplasty.

By Bart Dolmatch, MD

Understanding Steal Syndrome: Causes and Prevention

Strategies to prevent the development of significant VASS.

By Scott S. Berman, MD, FACS

Dialysis Access Centers

Experts use their experience to review the differences between ambulatory surgery centers and office-based practices for the treatment of dialysis access.

By Scott R. Schultz, MD, and William D. McMillan, MD

An Interview With Lars Norgren, MD, PhD, FRCS

Dr. Norgren discusses the PAD 2009 meeting, his hopes for the field, and what's next for TASC II.

By Lars Norgren, MD, PhD, FRCS
 

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