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Patients - Your Fistula

Fistula First Patient Education Resources

What is Vascular Access? / in Spanish
Information sheet and poster explaining the difference between fistulas, grafts and catheters

Caring for Vascular Access / in Spanish
Information sheet and poster on how to take care of your vascular access

Choosing and Caring for Your Vascular Access
Listen in on RSN's KidneyTalk Radio Show

Fistula First Self Cannulation of Vascular Access Procedure
Learn how to cannulate your own mature access

Fistula First Patient Website
Learn all about Fistulas at the official Fistula First national website