Conflict of Interest Claudine G. Jennings, Alison Severn, Samira Bell, Isla S. Mackenzie and Thomas M. MacDonald declare that they have no conflict of interest. John G. Houston is a shareholder in Vascular
Achyut Valluri 0 Alison Severn 0 Sam Chakraverty 0 0 Ninewells Hospital and Medical School , Dundee , UK Introduction/objectives. Though recent research has concluded that revascularization of
Background Although arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) are actively promoted, their use at the start of haemodialysis (HD) seems to be decreasing worldwide. In this paper, we describe recent trends in incidence and prevalence of vascular access types in Europe from 2005 to 2009 and their relationship with patient characteristics and survival.