Catheter-related right internal jugular vein thrombosis after chest surgery.

@article{Chen2017CatheterrelatedRI,
  title={Catheter-related right internal jugular vein thrombosis after chest surgery.},
  author={P. T. Chen and K. C. Chang and K-L Hu and Chien-Kun Ting and K-H Chan and Wei-Kuo Chang},
  journal={British journal of anaesthesia},
  year={2017},
  volume={119 2},
  pages={192-199}
}
Background Central venous catheters (CVCs) are frequently used for monitoring haemodynamic status and rapidly delivering fluid therapy during the peri- and postoperative periods. Indwelling CVCs are typically used 7-14 days postoperatively for additional monitoring and treatment, but patients may develop asymptomatic catheter-related thrombosis, leading to… CONTINUE READING