Panagiotis Kitrou

Consultant Interventional Radiologist
Dr. Panagiotis (aka Panos) Kitrou MD, MSc, PhD, EBIR is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist from Patras University Hospital, Greece. His main focus of interest is PAD and HD access.
  • Function: Consultant
  • Speciality: Interventional Radiology
  • Country: GR
  • Working place: Patras University Hospital, Patras, GR


Review of the literature

Drug-coated balloons for AV fistula: overview of the literature

Endovascular treatment of the dysfunctional dialysis access resembles the “Myth of Sisyphus”. The cycle of stenosis-treatment-restenosis keeps going on and on. DCB technology promises to slow down the process of restenosis and thus, extend the period between interventions. This presentation is an overview of the current literature on DCB use in the treatment of dysfunctional dialysis access. Enjoy!

October 25, 2018 No Comments
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