March 23, 2010

Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Dialysis Access Placement: A Single-Center Randomized Trial

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While a small, single study trial, this RCT suggests that when inserting a femoral line for hemodialysis, ultrasound-guided insertion was superior and safer than the anatomical landmark-guided technique.

Full text kindly provided by the American Society of Nephrology.

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