Liability related to peripheral venous and arterial catheterization: a closed claims analysis.


BACKGROUND Serious complications after peripheral IV and arterial vascular cannulations have been reported. To assess liability associated with these peripheral vascular catheters for anesthesiologists, we reviewed claims in the American Society of Anesthesiologists Closed Claims database. METHODS Claims related to peripheral vascular catheterization were… (More)
DOI: 10.1213/ane.0b013e31818f87c8


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