Innovations in Vascular Access Creation and Maintenance: What the Nephrologist Needs to Know
Charmaine Lok, MD
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hemodialysis Vascular Access Programs
Toronto General Hospital
Louise Moist, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Vandana Dua Niyyar, MD, FASN, FASDIN, FNKF
Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Haimanot (Monnie) Wasse, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Director, Interventional Nephrology
Rush University Medical Center
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This activity is designed for nephrologists, interventional nephrologist, interventional radiologists, PA, vascular surgeons, nurses, and techs.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Understand reliable and less invasive vascular access for patients needing hemodialysis
- Identify best options for AV maintenance including PTA, stents, DCBs
- Analyze and utilize the best maturation assistance tools for optimizing patient care
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Release Date: February 6, 2023
Expiration Date: February 10, 2025
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Dr. Lok: Consultant - BD, Gore, Medtronic
Dr. Moist: Consultant - Otsuka, Astra Zeneca, Bayer, Novartis, GSK, Boehringer Ingelheim; Honoraria - Otsuka, Jansen, Astra Zeneca, Canadian Medical & Surgical Knowledge Translation Research Group; Clinical Trial Participation - EMPA Kidney, CME Development - CPD Network Association
Dr. Niyyar: Consultant - Eversana (BD), Medtronic; Editorial Board - Elsevier ClinicalKey
Dr. Wasse: Consultant - Medtronic, Vascudyne, Bluegrass Vascular; National PI of Post-Market Study – Ellipsys Device Clinical Trial
J Peter Oettgen MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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