Affordable Access

[Central venous catheter location by endocavitary ECG: an alternative to chest radiography].

Authors
  • Calabuig, R
  • Sueiras, A
  • Galera, M J
  • Ortiz, C
  • Pi, F
  • Sierra, E
Type
Published Article
Journal
Medicina clínica
Publication Date
Sep 20, 1997
Volume
109
Issue
9
Pages
324–327
Identifiers
PMID: 9379762
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The check of the position of a central venous catheter by endocavitary ECG is taster, cheaper, and of similar efficacy to the radiological method. Endocavitary ECG can replace chest X-rays to check the position of the catheter in more than 90% of cases.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times