Complications associated with venous access devices: part two
Helen Hamilton Senior nurse, Vascular access, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford
In the second of two articles the author discusses the secondary complications that can arise following insertion of venous access devices (VADs). Part one, published last week, examined the primary complications that can arise when inserting VADs.
Nursing Standard. 20, 27,59-65. doi: 10.7748/ns2006.03.20.27.59.c4095Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review