Central venous line complications and tip detection

Rezaee Gheshlaghi, Ameneh and Zamani Moghadam Dolu, Hamid and Pishbin, Elham and Salehi, Maryam (2015) Central venous line complications and tip detection. Reviews in Clinical Medicine, 2 (3). pp. 158-160.

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Abstract

Central venous line is one of a creative instrument that saves human’s life in critical medical situation. Central venous line access is frequently involved in the disease management. It is used for rapid fluid therapy, transvenous pacemakers, infusion of some medications, hemodialysis or plasmapheresis and etc. Most of the emergency departments have some staffs that are trained for central venous line insertion but related complications occur during central venous line placement.Central venous line might have some complications and complication follow-up should be considered. Thromboembolism and infection are two important medical complications. Arterial puncture, hematoma, pneumothorax and hemothorax are mechanical Central venous line complications. Chest X-ray and some other techniques should be used for detecting these complications.Central venous line tip misplace is a considerable problem for emergency department staffs, previously chest X-ray has been used for central venous line misplace detection. In some recent studies, contrast-enhanced ultrasonography and intravascular electrocardiography have been used for central venous line misplace.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
WB Practice of Medicine
Divisions: Journals > Reviews in Clinical Medicine
Depositing User: RCM RCM
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2017 17:36
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2017 17:36
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/7133

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