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Article
February 1976

Enhancement of Flow Through Arteriovenous Fistula

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Surgery of the Jewish Hospital and Medical Center of Brooklyn (NY).

Arch Surg. 1976;111(2):195-196. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1976.01360200101020
Abstract

• Hydrostatic dilation and moist heat applied postoperatively are methods that enhance blood flow in side-to-end radial artery to cephalic vein arteriovenous fistula. This improves early patency of the fistula with marginal sized outflow.

(Arch Surg 111:195-196, 1976)

References
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Mindich B, Dunn I, Frumkin E, et al:  Proximal venous thrombosis after side-to-side arteriovenous fistula .  Arch Surg 108:227-229, 1974.Crossref
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