Ultrasound guided vs. standard direct visualization of peripheral intravenous access in Kilimanjaro Region emergency department
Edward C. Stene, BA, BSN, RN, CCRN, CEN, CFRN, PHRN, CCEMTP, EMTP (1); Benjamin A. Smallheer, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, CCRN, CNE (1); Elias J. Jaffa, MD (2) - (1) School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA; (2) School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
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The use of ultrasound is becoming more portable and affordable for healthcare providers. However, there is scant literature on ultrasound use for PIV access outside of developed countries.
45th Biennial Convention 2019 Theme: Connect. Collaborate. Catalyze.
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Peripheral Intravenous Access;
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