Advanced vascular access

Richard Craig

in Paediatric Anaesthesia

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2019 | ISBN: 9780198755791
Published online August 2019 | e-ISBN: 9780191816925 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Anaesthesia

Advanced vascular access

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In this chapter, the use of ultrasound to facilitate cannulation of a vessel is described in detail, including commentaries on equipment, preparation, scanning, and needling technique. Equipment and techniques for the insertion of short-term non-tunnelled central lines, long-term central venous access devices, arterial lines, and intraosseous needles are presented.

Chapter.  3585 words. 

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Anaesthetics

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