TITLE

Ultrasound simulator for venous access

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, C.; McNicholl, B.; Wright, R.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Emergency Medicine Journal;Feb2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the study conducted by the Royal College of Radiologists which shows that chicken breast provide the best substitute and effective simulator for ultrasound-guided vascular access.
ACCESSION #
85886101

 

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