Tag: AV fistula

Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of May 2021

Expanding eligibility for endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), new tools for chronic limb-threatening ischaemia (CLTI), and promising data for arteriovenous (AV) fistula remote monitoring all...

Study supports tunnelled haemodialysis catheter use for permanent dialysis access

In a recent study, Victor Demaerel (University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium) and colleagues found that tunnelled haemodialysis catheter (THC) survival in 352 patients was...

Wearable device for AV fistula remote monitoring shows promise—but faces commercial...

A new wearable device designed to remotely monitor arteriovenous (AV) fistulae function in dialysis access patients uncovered promising data leading one set of researchers...
Surmodics

Six-month data from Surmodics Avess AV fistula DCB first-in-human study presented...

Surmodics recently announced that six-month data from the AVESS first-in-human (FIH) study of the company’s Avess arteriovenous fistula (AVF) drug-coated balloon (DCB) was shared...
Dheeraj Rajan argues for dialysis programme.

Endovascular arteriovenous fistulas “key part of any dialysis programme”

Endovascular arteriovenous fistulas (endoAVF) platforms add additional fistula options for patients and physicians, argues Dheeraj Rajan (University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada,...

Positive AV fistula outcomes following intraoperative pharmacological intervention using a perivascularly...

Intraoperative perianastomotic delivery of sirolimus is feasible, according to Sriram Iyer (Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA). Based on preliminary data from 56 arteriovenous...

BD acquires TVA Medical, makers of everlinQ endoAVF System

BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) announced it has completed the acquisition of TVA Medical, a company that develops minimally invasive vascular access solutions...