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Nurse Symposium 12 April

Willem Burger Zaal

Central venous catheters for hemodialysis access | Chairs: R. Roca-Tey & M. Lazarides
08.30-08.50 CVC infections: when and how to salvage the catheter? J. Ibeas
08.50-09.10 Are CVC really that bad? | M. Weijmer
09.10-09.30 What is the ideal catheter for hemodialysis access? | M. Tal
09.40-09.50 Outcomes of Translumbar and Transhepatic Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience A. Almehni
Dialysis catheter insertion with substernal ultrasound guidance | K. Letachowicz
09.50-10.00 Reasons for dialysis catheter insertion – real-time data from REDUCCTION project | D. Knagge
10.00-10.10 Central Venous Catheters - Long Term Experiences of a major Vascular Access Center | C. Schröders
10.10-10.20 Outcome of  MRSA catheter-related bacteraemia (CRB)-can we solve the problem? | V. Gerasimovska
10.20-10.30 Precurved non-tunnelled catheters for haemodialysis are comparable in terms of infections and malfunction as compared to tunnelled catheters - a retrospective cohort study | S. Meijvis

10.30-11.00 Coffee break | Jurriaanse Foyer


Van der Vorm Zaal

Current and novel options for vascular access | Chairs: M. van Loon & T. Goovaerts
11.00-11.20 Arteriovenous fistula configurations | S. Lemson
11.20-11.40 Arteriovenous graft configurations | J. Tordoir
11.40-12.10 Novel options for arteriovenous access | N. Inston
12.10-12.30 Central venous catheters | M. Weijmer

12.30-13.30 Lunch | Jurriaanse Foyer

Surveillance and complications Chairs: S. Lemson & G. Welander
13.30-13.50 Vascular access and home hemodialysis | T. Goovaerts
13.50-14.10 The pros and cons of shunt surveillance | G. Welander
14.10-14.30 Nurses training program to improve vascular access outcome K. Paule
14.30-14.50 Organization of vascular access care | T. Stevenson

15.00-15.30 Coffee break | Jurriaanse Foyer

Cannulation issue Chairs: M. van Loon & J. Pajek
15.30-15.50 Ultrasound-guided vascular access cannulation
 | J. PajeK
15.50-16.10 Patient lecture on cannulation | P. West
16.10-16.30 State of the button hole technique | M. van Loon
16.30-16.50 Prevention of needle dislocation in HD patients | K. Rickert

17.00-18.00 VAS General Assembly | Willem Burger Zaal

19:00-23:00 Dinner and Party | Paddle Steamer 'The Majesty'