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.
Internet Citation: Initiating Dialysis With Fistula or Graft: Accessing Medication Port To Administer Medication. Content last updated 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