Intravenous news: The VIP score now recommended by the Infusion Nursing Standards of Practice (INS 2011). “The Visual Infusion Phlebitis (VIP) scale has content validity, inter-rater reliability, and is clinicallyÂ feasible. This scale includes suggested actions matched to each scale score” (INS 2011).
Reference: INS (2011) Infusion Nursing Standards of Practice. Journal of Infusion Nursing. Supplement. 34(1s).
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