TITLE

Your role in needle biopsy of the liver

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkinson, Mary M.; Jaffe, Elizabeth S.
PUB. DATE
August 1990
SOURCE
RN;Aug90, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on nursing care in a needle biopsy of the liver. Purpose of performing percutaneous liver biopsy; Importance of a pre-biopsy preparation; Description of the procedure; Complications of the procedure. INSETS: Equipment needed for liver biopsy;Not all patients are candidates for needle biopsy.
ACCESSION #
4939567

 

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