Initiating Dialysis With Fistula or Graft: Accessing Medication Port To Administer Medication

This video vignette illustrates proper initiation of dialysis for patients with fistulae or grafts and the way to properly administer medication. It can be shared with staff as a refresher on current practices and guidelines.

Page last reviewed April 2014
Internet Citation: Initiating Dialysis With Fistula or Graft: Accessing Medication Port To Administer Medication. April 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/esrd/dialysiswfistulavid.html