[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1114539]
Brief description This project explores strategies to improve vascular access outcomes in haemodialysis patients. It involves analysis of the FAVOURED (Fish oil and Aspirin in Vascular access OUtcomes in REnal Disease) trial, the largest randomized controlled trial investigating whether fish oil will reduce failure rates of newly created arteriovenous fistulae (a surgically created connection between artery and vein) and a systematic review and meta-analysis on fish oil to prevent vascular access failure.
Funding Amount $AUD 105,159.42
Funding Scheme Postgraduate Scholarships
Medical/Dental Postgraduate Scholarship