Making Dialysis Safer for Patients: Optimal Vascular Access

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
14 Jun, 2019 ,

This webinar presents the infection risks associated with different vascular access types. Discussion includes strategies and recommendations for successful catheter reduction to prevent bloodstream infections. It includes a presentation on “Incident Vascular Access and Risk of Bloodstream Infection Among New ESRD Patients Receiving Hemodialysis” followed by a conversation about achieving optimal vascular access for patient safety.