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Efficacy of dual lumen jugular venous catheter hemodialysis when venous lumen is used as arterial lumen.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8413774     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In 12 patients who underwent hemodialysis by a dual lumen jugular venous catheter, urea recirculation rate was measured during conventional treatment under normal conditions (R1), as well as when the venous lumen of the catheter was used as arterial lumen and the arterial as venous lumen (R2). Although the mean value of R2 was, as expected, higher than R1 (8.25 +/- 2.7 versus 4.25 +/- 1.00; p = 0.0004), it was still within the acceptable rate. We conclude that during hemodialysis by a dual lumen jugular venous catheter, efficient treatment can be provided when the venous is used as arterial lumen.
Authors:
K Sombolos; T Natse; N Zoumbaridis; K Mavromatidis; A Karagianni; C Fitili
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nephron     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0028-2766     ISO Abbreviation:  Nephron     Publication Date:  1993  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-11-18     Completed Date:  1993-11-18     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0331777     Medline TA:  Nephron     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  147-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Renal Unit, G. Papanikolaou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Blood Circulation
Blood Flow Velocity
Catheters, Indwelling*
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Female
Humans
Jugular Veins
Kidney Failure, Chronic / blood,  physiopathology,  therapy*
Male
Middle Aged
Renal Dialysis / instrumentation*
Urea / blood
Venous Pressure
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
57-13-6/Urea

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