What causes the veins to bulge in the hands and arms?

You’re not REALLY sure about that central line until, well, you really are….

 

Now you need time to set up. But your patient’s blood pressure is 60/30. Are you crazy to ask your nurse to start infusing norepinephrine through that nice 20 gauge in the patient’s arm?

 

This week Dr. Luke Whalen will guide the Journal Club discussion with a dive into this study by Cardenas-Garcia et al.

 

Click here for a relevant systemic review on the topic 

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