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Catheter Malfunction

Canadian researchers discover new way to prevent infections in dialysis patients

Researchers have discovered that a drug used to treat dialysis catheter malfunction in kidney dialysis patients may now also help prevent both malfunction as well as infections.

Dr. Brenda Hemmelgarn from the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine and her colleague Dr. Nairne Scott-Douglas, both members of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, undertook… Canadian researchers discover new way to prevent infections in dialysis patients   



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