Estimation of Recirculation in Arterio-Venous Fistula among Haemodialysis Patients

  • Tania Mahbub Medical Officer, Dept of Medicine, Kurmitola General Hospital,Dhaka
  • Md Nizam Uddin Chowdhur Professor of Nephrology,NIKDU,Dhaka
  • Ferdous Jahan Medical Officer,Medicine,BSMMU,Dhaka
  • Mesbah Uddin Noman Consultant,Medicine,Kumilla General Hospital
  • Motlabur Rahman Consultant, Medicine, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital
  • Md Firoz Khan Professor of Nephrology,Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Dhaka
  • Md Nazrul Islam Associate Professor, Nephrology, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, Dhaka
  • Ferdous Kamal Bheuyan Assistant Professor, Nephrology, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, Dhaka

Abstract

Recirculation in haemodialysis patients is an important factor as it is a correctable cause of under dialysis. This study was a cross sectional study done in the department of Nephrology Dhaka Medical College and hospital during the period Sept 2010 to Oct 2011 with a view to estimate recirculation in AV fistula among the Haemodialysis patients. This study used two needle urea based method for estimation of recirculation. Total 118 patients were included in this study.

Bangladesh J Medicine Jan 2014; 25 (1) : 17-20

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Tania Mahbub, Medical Officer, Dept of Medicine, Kurmitola General Hospital,Dhaka


Published
2015-09-20
How to Cite
Mahbub, T., Chowdhur, M. N., Jahan, F., Noman, M., Rahman, M., Khan, M. F., Islam, M. N., & Bheuyan, F. (2015). Estimation of Recirculation in Arterio-Venous Fistula among Haemodialysis Patients. Bangladesh Journal of Medicine, 25(1), 17-20. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjmed.v25i1.25073
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