Acute complications of central line placement in profoundly thrombocytopenic cancer patients Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Patient Readmission

abstract

  • With the appropriate precautions and platelet transfusions, central venous catheters can be inserted safely with minimal complications into thrombocytopenic cancer patients. Fewer attempts are associated with fewer complications. High risk procedures should be attempted only by experienced personnel or under their direct and strict supervision.

publication date

  • November 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19961101)78:9<2025::AID-CNCR26>3.0.CO;2-Y

PubMed ID

  • 8964028

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2025

end page

  • 30

volume

  • 78

number

  • 9