Central venous catheters

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Central venous catheters, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3767Use of central venous catheters in the acute care setting is an integral approach to deliver fluids, blood products, nutrients, medications, obtaining blood specimens, maintaining emergency vascular access, and for haemodynamic monitoring. Risk factors: Mechanical complications (malposition, occlusion, dislodgement,…