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Vascular dialysis access: Discharge instructions for grafts or fistulas  
Abstract:  This handout tells what to expect after having a graft or fistula placed in your arm or leg. It includes what activities are safe to do, problems to watch for, and when to call the doctor.
Author: Vascular Access Program
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2008, June 1, 2011
UWMC Availability:  Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services; Vascular Access Program
General Topics:  Surgery; Kidney Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Kidney Disorders; Fistula; Dialysis; Activities of Daily Living
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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