A Reevaluation of the Radiographically Detectable Complications of Percutaneous Venous Access Lines Inserted by Four Subcutaneous Approaches

February 1999
American Surgeon;Feb1999, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p125
Academic Journal
Provides an analysis of the complications of percutaneous venous access lines inserted by four subcutaneous approaches. Materials and methods used on the analysis; Findings.


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