There is a growing body of literature that supports the use of ultrasound for vascular access. Advanced simulation has become a widely applied technique for training medical staff in vascular access. Nevertheless, advanced simulators are expensive and of limited usage. We describe both a step-wise systematic approach and an experimental cadaveric model of vascular access using a simple piece of chicken that can be easily used for trainees.
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Sanchez-de-Toledo, J. and Villaverde, I. (2015) Advanced Low-Cost Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access Simulation: The Chicken Breast Model. Pediatric Emergency Care. November 23rd. .
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