Ultrasound Tips and Tricks

Peripheral IV placement is the most common ED procedure performed1,2¬†and the use of ultrasound guidance for vascular access is associated with higher success rates, shorter insertion times and less complications than traditional approaches3. The concept of placing ultrasound IVs (USIVs) is a simple one -- place US probe on patient, find vein, insert catheter. Often … Continue reading Ultrasound Tips and Tricks