Intraosseous line insertion for the primary health care physician

South African Family Practice

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Title Intraosseous line insertion for the primary health care physician
Creator Govender, Indiran Okonta, Henry I. Adeleke, Olukayode Rangiah, Selvandran
Subject — intraosseous line; primary healthcare physician; children; resuscitation; intra vascular access
Description Early rapid access to the vascular system is essential in emergencies and is lifesaving. In this article, we will provide information on the common sites used, the equipment that is required, the indications and contraindications for intraosseous line insertion, how to correctly and safely do the procedure, medication that can be administered, post insertion line management and possible complications. This is a lifesaving procedure and primary healthcare physicians should acquire this skill.
Publisher AOSIS
Date 2023-03-24
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — —
Format text/html application/epub+zip text/xml application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/safp.v65i1.5691
Source South African Family Practice; Vol 65, No 1 (2023): Part 2; 5 pages 2078-6204 2078-6190
Language eng
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Rights Copyright (c) 2023 Indiran Govender, Henry I. Okonta, Olukayode Adeleke, Selvandran Rangiah