Advances in cutdown techniques

P. M. Wax, D. A. Talan

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Emergency Department physicians must be expert in rapidly obtaining adequate intravenous access. Cutdown techniques are an essential part of this endeavor. We have described the step-by-step techniques of placement of a variety of upper- and lower-extremity cutdowns in the Emergency Department.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-82
Number of pages18
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1989


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Nursing(all)

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