Central venous catheters: incidence and predictive factors of venous thrombosis

@inproceedings{Hammes2015CentralVC,
  title={Central venous catheters: incidence and predictive factors of venous thrombosis },
  author={Mary Hammes and Amishi Desai and Shravani Pasupneti and John Paul Kress and Brian Funaki and Sydeaka P Watson and Jean Herlitz and Jane Hines},
  booktitle={Clinical nephrology},
  year={2015}
}
AIMS Central venous catheter access in an acute setting can be a challenge given underlying disease and risk for venous thrombosis. Peripherally inserted central venous catheters (PICCs) are commonly placed but limit sites for fistula creation in patients with chronic renal failure (CKD). The aim of this study is to determine the incidence of venous… CONTINUE READING