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Chicago, Illinois 60637


Purpose:

Insertion of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) at the bedside may result in tip malposition. This study was designed to evaluate whether the addition of ultrasound (US) inspection of the ipsilateral neck provides immediate recognition of PICCs in aberrant position facilitating catheter reposition prior to completion of the procedure.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Adult patients (> 18 years old) ordered for a peripherally inserted central catheter insertion Exclusion Criteria: - patients unable to provide informed consent - previous peripheral inserted central catheter placement at the institution


NCT ID:

NCT00565877


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
John P Kress, MD
University of Chicago


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Chicago, Illinois 60637
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 19, 2017

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