EDUCATION
Take part in our Survey - Metal Needles vs Plastic Cannulae!

This questionnaire was designed by EDTNA/ERCA in collaboration with Medtronic with the main objective to explore the level of awareness, knowledge and current practices of Metal Needles vs Plastic Cannulae among nurses dealing with Chronic Kidney Disease patients.

The completion of the questionnaire is anonymous and confidential and the results will be used only for improvement of patient well-being. We would appreciate if you would like to contribute with your valuable experience and knowledge by answering our questions. Its completion does not require sensitive information and it takes less than 20 minutes.

We would appreciate if you could submit the questionnaire before June, 22th.

Thank you very much for your participation.
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EDTNA/ERCA FORUM

‘60 Minutes’ with the EDTNA/ERCA Executive Committee!















Who are we and what do we do?

"We have got several requests to hold ‘60 Minutes’ with us, the EDTNA/ERCA Executive Committee. Take this unique opportunity to learn more about our Association, ask questions, get to know us individually and to keep you continuously informed about the Activities of our Association.” When you Register to the Forum, you can also post your questions in advance.

So, on behalf of the Executive Committee, I am very pleased to inform you that our first ’60 Minutes Forum’ will be held on Friday, June 15 at 14.00 CEST (Central European Summer Time).

A Warm Welcome!  
 
Yours sincerely,
Edita Noruišienė, EDTNA/ERCA President 

DURING OUR FORUM YOU WILL GET MORE INSIGHT ABOUT…
•    ...the Conference in Genoa
•    ...some of our on-going Projects 
•    ...the topic of the next planned Webinar


Let us share our experience and knowledge with you and discuss further during our Forum.

Thank you very much for your participation.
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EDTNA/ERCA at the 42nd Congreso Nacional SEDEN, Burgos, Spain, October 9-11, 2017

This important event for nephrology nursing, The 42nd National Congress of the Spanish Society of Nephrology Nursing, took place in the Congress Palace of Burgos, a central and accessible building in this historical, cultural and quiet city.





Group picture from left to right:

Alberto Sánchez Martín, Enfermero de Nefrología (Nephrology Nurse), Fundación Renal Íñigo Álvarez de Toledo (FRIAT). Centro “El Castañar”. Salamanca, Vocal de Hemodiálisis de la SEDEN (Referent for haemodialysis of SEDEN) / Patricia Arribas Cobo, Supervisora (Head Nurse), Servicio de Nefrología Hospital Universitario Infanta Leonor. Madrid / Maria Teresa Parisotto, Chief Nurse Advisor, Fresenius Medical Care, EDTNA/ERCA Secretary / Laura Baena Ruiz, Secretariat Seden / Anna Martí i Monros, Supervisora (Head Nurse), Servicio de Nefrología Hospital General Universitario. Valencia / Mª José Díez Mayor, Enfermera (Nurse), Servicio de Nefrología Hospital Universitario de Burgos

Maria Teresa Parisotto, EDTNA/ERCA Secretary presenting ’Vascular Access’ at the National Conference SEDEN in Burgos, Spain.

Maria Teresa was the keynote speaker presenting the opening speech ’Elements of Dialysis nursing practice associated with acute cannulation complications and Vascular Access survival’.

She was also speaking about ’Assessment of the vascular access and interpretation of the signs: Always be a step ahead of complication’ at a

round table discussion with the title ’Vascular Access - Anticipating the AVF failure’.

The video is presenting an interview of the local television with Maria Teresa in Spanish.

EDTNA/ERCA at the National Conference CANNT, Halifax, Canada, October 19-21, 2017
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Group picture from left to right:

Haether Dean, CANNT President / Jovina Bachynski, CANNT Journal Editor / Maria Teresa Parisotto, Chief Nurse Advisor, Fresenius Medical Care & EDTNA/ERCA Secretary / Janice MacKay, CANNT President Elect
Maria Teresa Parisotto, EDTNA/ERCA Secretary presenting ’Does cannulation technique impact Arteriovenous fistula and graft survival?’ at the National Conference CANNT in Halifax, Canada.
The lecture was very much appreciated.

Many nurses got in contact with Maria Teresa after her speech and asked for a copy of the AVF and AVG booklets. EDTNA/ERCA is very happy to offer you the books for free download.


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