Predisposing factors to phlebitis in patients with peripheral intravenous catheters: A descriptive study

Uslusoy E., Mete S.

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF NURSE PRACTITIONERS, vol.20, no.4, pp.172-180, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the predisposing factors in the development of phlebitis in peripheral intravenous (IV) catheterization sites in patients treated with a variety of IV infusion solutions and drugs.