Tag: arteriovenous fistula

stem cell

Promising first-time data indicate human stem cell trial is safe, prompting...

A first-in-human, phase I clinical trial using stem cells to prevent venous stenosis formation in arteriovenous (AV) fistulas yields promising results. Sanjay Misra (Mayo...
covered

Covered stent provides greater patency than angioplasty alone in AV fistulae

The Covera vascular covered stent (BD) has a superior six-month primary patency rate than standard balloon angioplasty, with an equivalent safety at 30 days,...

Latest data on Lutonix and IN.PACT drug-coated balloons in AV access...

There in an increasing physician interest in exploring the role of drug-coated balloons in arteriovenous (AV) access. At the Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC; 30...