Title

Positive outcome after looped peripherally inserted central catheter malposition. A case study.

Authors

Noel KerrFollow

Abstract

Tip malposition of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) is a frequently encountered problem. Invasive and noninvasive techniques for resolution of malpositions described in the literature are reviewed. A positive outcome using non-invasive techniques after a looped malposition in the axillary vein is discussed.

Disciplines

Nursing

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