Insertion of Temporary Dialysis Catheters with the Aid of Real-time Ultrasound

Central venous catheters are widely used for both temporary and long-term angioaccess for hemodialysis. Insertion of these catheters is commonly performed using anatomic landmarks to guide vessel cannulation. Using traditional landmark-techniques, internal jugular venous catheter insertion is succes...

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Main Authors: Aslam Nabeel, Palevsky Paul
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2001-01-01
Series:Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
Online Access:;year=2001;volume=12;issue=3;spage=375;epage=381;aulast=Aslam