Practical anatomical landmark for optimal positioning of left-sided long-term central venous catheter (a pilot study)

Background: Long-term central venous catheter (CVC) insertion in dialysis patients is an accepted method of hemodialysis. The appropriate CVC tip placement may reduce both early and late complications related to catheter and increase patency rate. This study aimed to evaluate a new, simple, and feas...

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Main Authors: Fereshteh Salimi, Amirreza Sajjadieh Khajouei, Saeed Keighobadi, Amir Keshavarzian
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2020-01-01
Series:Journal of Research in Medical Sciences
Online Access:;year=2020;volume=25;issue=1;spage=27;epage=27;aulast=Salimi