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This study evaluated whether tapping enhances vasodilation in individuals with veins that are relatively difficult to palpate” Ichimura et al (2020). Abstract: INTRODUCTION: This study
This study explores ICU nurses’ views on the everyday practice surrounding co-administration of multiple IV medicines down the same lumen” Oduyale et al (2020). Abstract:
For optimal management of hypotension during continuous vasopressor infusion, this study investigated two forecasting models, logistic regression (LR) and auto-regressive (AR) models, to predict sustained
To investigate nurses’ perceptions of risk factors for phlebitis in a tertiary teaching hospital in north-east Peninsular Malaysia” Ying et al 92020). Abstract: Background: Intravenous
This study found that using alcohol with chlorhexidine gluconate prior to accessing central line hubs and vascular grafts allows for reduction in CLABSI events and
Implementing clinically indicated removal of PVCs has resulted in better patient experience with fewer PVCs for a course of treatment. Implementation has also resulted in
This study aimed to understand the experience of DVA for liver patients and the acceptability of peripheral venepuncture versus external jugular venepuncture (EJV)” Sheils et
This study provides preliminary evidence for the validity of the DIVA score when applied to IVs placed by emergency department technicians” Shaukat et al (2020).
The goal of this study is to describe the risk of contrast extravasation based on IV catheter anatomic location in patients receiving contrast-enhanced CT imaging”
Survival to hospital admission also increased significantly when drugs were given IV but not IO, and favored improved neurological outcome at discharge” Daya et al