Peripherally inserted central venous catheters and central venous catheters related thrombosis in post-critical patients

@article{Bonizzoli2010PeripherallyIC,
  title={Peripherally inserted central venous catheters and central venous catheters related thrombosis in post-critical patients},
  author={Manuela Bonizzoli and Stefano Batacchi and G Cianchi and Giovanni Zagli and Francesco Lapi and Valentina Tucci and Giacomo Martini and Simona di Valvasone and Adriano Peris},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={37},
  pages={284-289}
}
Peripherally inserted central venous catheters (PICC) have been proposed as an alternative to central venous catheters (CVC). The aim of this study was to determine the thrombosis rate in relation to PICC placement in patients discharged from the intensive care unit (ICU). Data of patients admitted to the ICU (Careggi Teaching Hospital, Florence, Italy; January–August 2008) and discharged with a central venous device were sequentially studied. During the first 4 months, CVCs were used (CVC… CONTINUE READING
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