Does ultrasound-guided central line insertion reduce complications and time to placement in elective patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

@article{Espinet2004DoesUC,
  title={Does ultrasound-guided central line insertion reduce complications and time to placement in elective patients undergoing cardiac surgery.},
  author={Anthony Espinet and Joel Dunning},
  journal={Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={523-7}
}
A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether ultrasound probe central line placement reduced complications and time to placement in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. Altogether, 193 papers were found from Medline using the reported search of which 6… CONTINUE READING