[Central venous catheterization: complications of different placements].

  • Iovino F
  • Pittiruti M
  • Buononato M
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The aim of this prospective multicentric non-randomised trial was to report the complications of the central venous catheter insertion with different techniques and to assess the advantages of the low lateral approach to the internal jugular vein, according to the technique originally described by Jernigan et al, with our own modifications.

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  • Adult
  • Catheterization
  • Central Venous
  • Central Venous: adverse effects
  • Central Venous: methods
  • Child
  • Femoral Vein
  • Humans
  • Jugular Veins
  • Phlebotomy
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pneumothorax: etiology
  • Prospective Studies
  • Risk Factors
  • Subclavian Vein
  • Time Factors

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  • F Iovino

  • M Pittiruti

  • M Buononato

  • F Lo Schiavo

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