Subclavian vein catheterization


Intravenous literature: Craven, J. (2010) The thoracic inlet and first rib. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. 11(12), p.535-536.


The anatomy of the thoracic inlet is described in this article with special reference to those features important for the safe and successful technique of percutaneous catheterization of the subclavian vein.

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