Long-Term DCB Evidence for Failing Hemodialysis Fistulas: Do We Have a New Standard of Care?
Bart Dolmatch MD
Co-Director of CiDA Meeting
Professor Emeritus, UTSW Medical Center
Palo Alto, California
Andrew Holden MBChB, FRANZCR, EBIR, ONZM
Director of Northern Region Interventional Radiology Service
Auckland City Hospital
Professor of Radiology
University of Auckland
Auckland New Zealand
Ari Kramer, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Chairman
Vascular Access Department
Spartanburg Medical System
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Terry Litchfield, MPH
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This activity is designed for interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, interventional nephrologists, nurses, and techs.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Interpret clinical evidence on the long-term effectiveness of drug coated balloons (DCB) for hemodialysis fistulas
- Prevent fistula restenosis
- Identify the new and current stand of care to improve outcomes for your patients
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Release Date: September 9, 2022
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VASCULAR & INTERVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHERS
Long-term DCB Evidence for Failing Hemodialysis Fistulas: Do We Have a New Standard of Care? taking place from September 9, 2022 to September 9, 2024 has been submitted for 1.00 A+ ARRT CE credits by the Association for Vascular and Interventional Radiographers (AVIR). The AVIR is an ARRT Recognized Continuing Education Evaluating Mechanism, (RCEEM).
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Dr. Dolmatch: Advisory Board – Alio, Becton Dickinson, Inari, Medtronic, Merit Medical Systems Inc, Venova; Royalty Recipient - Merit Medical Systems Inc
Dr. Holden: Consultant—Medtronic; honoraria—Boston Scientific, Gore, Medtronic; grant/research support—Abbott, BD-Bard, Boston Scientific, Cook, Gore, Intact, Merit Medical Systems Inc., Philips, Reflow, Shockwave, Surmodics
Dr. Kramer: Advisory Board/Medical Faculty Educator - Medtronic
Ms. Litchfield: Advisory Board – Medtronic; Patient Advisor - Alio
J Peter Oettgen MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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