Prof. Bourquelot, Clinique Jouvenet, Paris, France, presents a video on how to create an arteriovenous fistula and a comment to the film by the Vascular Surgery Dept. of Bari Hospital, Italy (Dr Castriotta, Dr Cifarelli and Prof Altamura) (see the RADIOCEPHALIC AFV CONSTRUCTION video). (Read the comment) and his contribution as video presentation.
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The first presentation of this series is a very nice film sent by the Vascular Surgery Dept. of Bari Hospital, Italy (Dr Castriotta, Dr Cifarelli and Prof Altamura) on how the create an arteriovenous fistula. The issue is important for two reasons, first because the AV fistula is fundamental for optimising clinical outcomes in dialysis patients and secondly because in Europe many nephrologists must have vascular surgery skills.
Open the Video presentation RADIOCEPHALIC AFV CONSTRUCTION