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Hand-held Dopplers in central catheter insertion

Hand-held Dopplers in central catheter insertion

Professional Nurse 14(2): 99-102

Peripherally inserted central catheters benefit many patients requiring repeated intravenous treatment. This study investigated the effect of using a hand-held Doppler to aid insertion where a patient's veins are not visible or palpable.

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