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Catheter use during hemodialysis linked to increased rates of bloodstream infections

22:06 EDT 29 Jun 2017 | News-Medical.net

Using catheters to access the blood during hemodialysis continues to be linked with increased rates of bloodstream infections, according to a recent analysis of data from US dialysis facilities. The findings appear in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

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