Effect of a vascular access nurse coordinator to reduce central venous catheter use in incident hemodialysis patients: A quality improvement report

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Background: Starting hemodialysis therapy with an arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is associated with improved patient survival. Clinical audit showed that less than 50 of our patients started hemodialysis therapy with an AVF.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)99 - 106
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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