Guidelines on the insertion and management of central venous access devices in adults

L. BISHOP, L. DOUGHERTY, A. BODENHAM, J. MANSI, P. CROWE, C. KIBBLER, M. SHANNON, J. TRELEAVEN
2007 International Journal of Laboratory Hematology  
These guidelines are a review of basic principles and relevant research for medical and nursing staff involved in the care of patients with central venous access devices (CVADs). They complement existing guidelines for nursing staff (RCN, 2005) and are based on database searches using appropriate keywords, and a review of the existing published guidelines written by expert groups [British Committee for Standards in Haematology (BCSH Guidelines, 1997)]. The authors were selected to embrace a wide range of interest in central
doi:10.1111/j.1751-553x.2007.00931.x pmid:17617077 fatcat:g7sewcgkyzfvvbm4li3x5cyzay