Renal replacement therapy and vascular access: the South African situation

Keywords: renal replacement therapy, vascular access

Abstract

In this issue a VASSA task team in conjunction with leading nephrologists has published the first South African guideline for renal replacement therapy access. The preparation of this guideline is testimony to the Society’s resolve to ensure the highest quality in access surgery for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients.

Author Biographies

P P Mistry, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital

Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, South Africa

D A Le Roux, Netcare Sunninghill

Netcare Sunninghill Hospital, South Africa

M J Mashabane, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital

Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, South Africa

T Gerntholtz, Rondebosch Dialysis Centre

Rondebosch Dialysis Centre, South Africa

Published
2020-10-19
How to Cite
Mistry, P., Le Roux, D., Mashabane, M., & Gerntholtz, T. (2020). Renal replacement therapy and vascular access: the South African situation. South African Journal of Surgery, 58(3), 113-114. Retrieved from http://sajs.redbricklibrary.com/index.php/sajs/article/view/3452
Section
Editorial