Flow Forward Medical Inc.
Establishing vascular access sites for hemodialysis
This article was originally published in Start Up
The most desirable form of vascular access for most hemodialysis patients is an arteriovenous fistula (AVF). Flow Forward believes it can expand the AVF prevalence rate to 90% with its Arteriovenous Fistula Eligibility (AFE) System, a temporary external blood pump that rapidly dilates peripheral veins prior to AVF surgery.
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