Risk of infection with IV’sby
on the infection risks associated with central venous catheters, the risk of bacteremia associated with peripheral... department, and longer duration of catheterization were risk factors.
Note that the study took place in a single...
Lack of i-v expertise puts patients at risk.by
Thousands of patients are dying from incorrect use of IV drips, warns Nice.
They go on to say (source, the Guardian , today), that “Patients’ lives are being put at risk by an “astonishing” lack...