INTERNAL JUGULAR VEIN CANNULATION: AN ULTRASOUND-GUIDED TECHNIQUE VERSUS A LANDMARK-GUIDED TECHNIQUE


TÜRKER Y. G. , KAYA F. N. , GURBET A., Aksu H., Erdogan C., Atlas A.

CLINICS, vol.64, no.10, pp.989-992, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/s1807-59322009001000009
  • Journal Name: CLINICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.989-992
  • Keywords: Central venous cannulation, Jugular vein, Ultrasonography, Landmark, Complication, CENTRAL VENOUS CANNULATION, VENTILATED PATIENTS, CATHETERIZATION, PUNCTURE, COMPLICATIONS, METAANALYSIS, PLACEMENT, GUIDANCE

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To compare the landmark-guided technique versus the ultrasound-guided technique for internal jugular vein cannulation in spontaneously breathing patients.