Clinical Abstracts

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery (SCVS) – March 12-16, Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV.
Bovine carotid artery grafts have an acceptable patency for hemodialysis access regardless of sex or weight Danielle M. Pineda, MD, Matthew J. Dougherty, MD, Michael C. Wismer, BA, Chelsea Carroll, BS, Douglas A. Troutman, DO, Keith D. Calligaro, MD. Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery (SCVS) 43rd Annual Symposium, March 29-April 2, 2015
Bovine Carotid Artery Biological Graft Out Performs ePTFE for Hemodialysis Access Thomas Reifsnyder, MD, Isibor J. Arhuidese, MD MPH, Tasnim Islam, BA, Joshua Grimm, MD, Umair Qazi, MD MPH, Tammam Obeid, MD, Mahmoud B. Malas, MD MHS. Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA.”

Vascular Access Society of the Americas (VASA) Symposium, May 2-3, 2014

Dr. Zamora abstracts from 2014 VASA Symposium on AV Fistula Salvage with Novel Patch-Wrap Technique. (PDF)

Dr. Leeser abstracts from 2014 VASA Symposium on Use of the Artegraft in Salvage of Arteriovenous Fistulas for Dialysis. (PDF)

Vascular Access Society of the Americas (VASA) Symposium, May 9-11, 2012

Dr. Marwan Tabbara, Vascular Access surgeon at the University of Miami Hospital and Jackson Memorial Hospital, presented on the topic, “Achieving Functional Status within 3.5 Months after Creation of Upper Extremity Arterio-venous Fistulas Using a Standardized Protocol.”

Dr. Jose Zamora II, Renal Transplant and Vascular Access surgeon at Sharp Memorial Hospital, presented on the topic, “A Novel, Adjustable and Reversible Banding Procedure for Artegraft.”

Philip T. Alexander, MD, Vascular Surgeon at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, presented on the topic, “The Use of Collagen Vascular Graft in Hemodialysis Access.”


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