Infections related to prosthetic materials in patients on chronic dialysis

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Access to dialysis is the most infection prone part of any dialysis system. The prophylactic management of the exit site, the various access systems and their role in infections is discussed. Methods are suggested to avoid or control infections.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)259-264
Number of pages6
JournalMinerva Urologica e Nefrologica
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2004



  • Kidney failure, chronic
  • Renal dialysis, adverse effects
  • Renal dialysis, instrumentation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology
  • Urology

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