Percutaneous placement of central venous catheters: Comparing the anatomical landmark method with the radiologically guided technique for central venous catheterization through the internal jugular vein in emergent hemodialysis patients


Koroglu M., Demir M., Koroglu B., Sezer M., Akhan O., Yildiz H., ...More

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.47, no.1, pp.43-47, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/02841850500406845
  • Journal Name: ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-47

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the success and immediate complication rates of the anatomical landmark method (group 1) and the radiologically (combined real-time ultrasound and fluoroscopy) guided technique (group 2) in the placement of central venous catheters in emergent hemodialysis patients.