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PICC placement outcomes

van Boxtel, A.J.H., Fliedner, M.C., Borst, D.M. and Teunissen, S.C.C.M. (2008) Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheters: First Results after the Introduction in a Dutch University

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Anaphylactic reaction

Terry Parsons died 44 minutes after being treated for a skin infection at Gisborne Hospital in April this year. He suffered an anaphylactic reaction to the

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Home IV growth

Growing numbers of patients needing intravenous medications are getting their treatments at home. But a gap in Medicare coverage is making it harder for older

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MRSA screening

Publicservice.co.uk the information portal for the public sector report on the universal screening for MRSA. They write “With a quarter of NHS bodies failing to

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Intravenous record keeping

Arslan, S. and Karadag, A. (2008) The determination of record-keeping behavior of nurses regarding intravenous fluid treatment: The case of Turkey. Journal of Infusion Nursing. 31(5), p.287-294. Abstract:

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Neonatal PICC placement

Mickler, P. (2008) Neonatal and Pediatric Perspectives in PICC Placement. Journal of Infusion Nursing. 31(5), p.282-285. Abstract: The nurse providing care to the acute or critically

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Typhilitis

Haut, C. (2008) Typhilitis in the Pediatric Patient. Journal of Infusion Nursing. 31(5), p.270-277. Abstract: Cancer statistics in children are promising as mortality rates consistently decrease,

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