The development of an assisted HHD care delivery model and advancement of telehealth and technology in provision of HHD care may increase accessibility of HHD services for older patients

Home hemodialysis for older people

“The development of an assisted HHD care delivery model and advancement of telehealth and technology in provision of HHD care may increase accessibility of HHD services for older patients” Wu et al (2021).

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CRBSI

Predicting CRBSI in hemodialysis patients

“Prolonged catheter duration, low serum albumin, and high mean platelet volume independently predict the development of CRBSI in patients undergoing hemodialysis for acute kidney injury or chronic kidney disease” Demirci et al (2021).

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Sepsis management

Inadvertent arterial puncture during CVC placement – Full Text

” Utilization of real-time ultrasound guidance via the subclavian approach could have allowed for direct visualization of needle insertion to the anatomical structures, guidewire location, and directionality, all of which can lead to decreased complications and improved cannulation success compared with the landmark technique” Alon (2021).

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PICC

Breast cancer and PICC placement

“The aim of this retrospective study was to determine the risk for development of BCRL in ipsilateral arm IV placement compared to contralateral arm IV placement to prior breast cancer surgery” Naranjo et al (2021).

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Home hemodialysis for older people

“The development of an assisted HHD care delivery model and advancement of telehealth and technology in provision of HHD care may increase accessibility of HHD services for older patients” Wu et al (2021).

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Predicting CRBSI in hemodialysis patients

“Prolonged catheter duration, low serum albumin, and high mean platelet volume independently predict the development of CRBSI in patients undergoing hemodialysis for acute kidney injury or chronic kidney disease” Demirci et al (2021).

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Inadvertent arterial puncture during CVC placement – Full Text

” Utilization of real-time ultrasound guidance via the subclavian approach could have allowed for direct visualization of needle insertion to the anatomical structures, guidewire location, and directionality, all of which can lead to decreased complications and improved cannulation success compared with the landmark technique” Alon (2021).

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Virtual reality during venipuncture

“Longer procedure times associated with VR use during venipunctures (4-6 minutes on average) may be attributed to pauses to troubleshoot VR games not tailored for medical procedures” Canares et al (2021).

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Breast cancer and PICC placement

“The aim of this retrospective study was to determine the risk for development of BCRL in ipsilateral arm IV placement compared to contralateral arm IV placement to prior breast cancer surgery” Naranjo et al (2021).

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