- Use of ultrasound guidance improves central venous catheter insertion success rates among junior residentsKelly L Dodge
Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 464 Congress Ave, Suite 260, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
J Ultrasound Med 31:1519-26. 2012..The purpose of this study was to determine whether junior residents had higher rates of first cannulation and overall success at central venous catheter insertions with the use of ultrasound (US) guidance compared to the landmark technique...
- Simulation training in central venous catheter insertion: improved performance in clinical practiceLEIGH V EVANS
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
Acad Med 85:1462-9. 2010..To determine whether simulation training of ultrasound (US)-guided central venous catheter (CVC) insertion skills on a partial task trainer improves cannulation and insertion success rates in clinical practice...