Research Study

Vanguard Multi-Centre Feasibility Trial to Determine if Buttonhole Versus Step Ladder Cannulation for High Dose Hemodialysis is Associated With Reduced Overall Cost
Principal Investigator 
Michael Copland

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT01962025
Status 
Closed to Recruitment
Study Start/End 
Oct 10, 2014 to Mar 31, 2016
Locations 
St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Study Coordinator
Phone 
604-875-4111 ext.67941
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of the pilot study is to determine: 1) Will patients agree to be randomized to two different methods of putting needles in their arteriovenous fistula and, 2) if we can adequately coordinate all of the sites to get useful multicentre trial data

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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