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The majority of vascular access is achieved through the surgical creation of synthetic arteriovenous graft (AVG) or autogenous arteriovenous fistulae (AVF).
It also discusses nursing implications regarding care and the cannulation of biological arteriovenous grafts (AVGs).
If using an arteriovenous graft (AVG), the trainer should cannulate for two to three treatments to assess the graft for any problematic areas prior to initiating self-cannulation with the patient.
The randomized, double-blinded Phase 3 clinical trial with rhThrombin is being conducted at approximately 35 sites and will evaluate the same four types of surgery examined in Phase 2 studies: spinal, liver resection, peripheral artery bypass and arteriovenous graft construction.
The central venous catheter (CVC) is associated with the greatest risk of infection-related and all-cause mortality compared with the autogenous arteriovenous fistula (AVF) or synthetic arteriovenous graft (AVG).
A total of 130 patients undergoing spinal surgery, liver resection, peripheral artery bypass, or arteriovenous graft construction were evaluated.
Presented summary results of four Phase 2 clinical studies in 130 patients undergoing peripheral artery bypass surgery, spinal surgery, arteriovenous graft construction or liver resection surgery.
Most often these are attributable to decreasing arteriovenous fistula (AVF) creation, increasing arteriovenous graft (AVG) placement, and increasing use of catheters.