Ultrasonographic evaluation of the femoral vein in anaesthetised infants and young children.

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We investigated the cross-sectional area of the femoral vein and its relationship to the femoral artery at two anatomical levels, in infants and children. Sixty-six subjects were allocated to one of two groups: infants (< 1 year, n = 31) or children (1-6 years, n = 35). After induction of general anaesthesia, the femoral vein was evaluated by ultrasound… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.2010.06378.x

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@article{Suk2010UltrasonographicEO, title={Ultrasonographic evaluation of the femoral vein in anaesthetised infants and young children.}, author={Eefje Suk and K. C. K. Lee and Tae Dong Kweon and Y-H Jang and S. J. Bai}, journal={Anaesthesia}, year={2010}, volume={65 9}, pages={895-8} }