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Table 2 Complications and type of vascular access

From: Intradialytic complications among patients on twice-weekly maintenance hemodialysis: an experience from a hemodialysis center in Eritrea

Vascular accessNo. of patients (%)HD sessionsSessions with Complications (%a)
AV Fistula15 (51.7%)38481 (21.1%)
Temporary central line8 (27.6%)8137 (45.7%)
Tunneled central line6 (20.7%)10858 (53.7%)
Total29 (100.0%)573176 (30.7%)
  1. a% refers percentage out of the total HD sessions in those with a particular vascular access