11th congress of the Vascular Access Society
Rotterdam, The Netherlands April 11 - April 13, 2019
This year, the VAS congress will be a joint meeting with the Vascular Access Society of Britain and Ireland (VASBI).
The scientific program will provide a three-day meeting with state-of-the-arts lectures about new developments in clinical practice, basic research as well as the latest results from clinical trials. Furthermore, controversial topics will be discussed in pro-con debates and parallel sessions specifically for dialysis nurses will be organized as well.
Date: April 11 - April 13, 2019
City: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Venue: De Doelen
Booth: no 1
AV-Access masterclasses at VAS 2019
Getinge is organising 3 AV-Access masterclasses at VAS 2019, where participants can learn the most important surgical techniques in AV-Access surgery, under close supervision of well known experts.
Using the unique arm models from Vascular International they will be taught during a 2 hour session how best to create a native fistula and implant a Flixene graft.
There is a limited number of seats available and registration is possible via the congress registration module.
Date: Friday, 12 April 2019
Time: 9:00-11:00 | 12:00-14:00 | 15:00-17:00
Clinical Program Highlights
Friday, 12 April
- 13:50-14:10 Early cannulation grafts for dialysis access, when and how to use? | J. Gilbert
- 14:20-14:30 Long-term outcomes of Flixene and standard ePTFE arteriovenous grafts for hemodialysis | L. van Vliet
Saturday, 13 April
- 09:30-09:40 Clinical outcomes for hemodialysis access by using Flixene vascular graft | B. He