PICC securement: minimising potential complications
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PICC securement: minimising potential complications

Janice Gabriel Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse, Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire Cancer Network, The Jarvis Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford

Peripherally inserted central catheters are used for a variety of parenteral therapies. This article discusses the advantages of securing these catheters and different methods of securement.

Nursing Standard. 15, 43, 42-44. doi: 10.7748/ns2001.07.15.43.42.c3056

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Janice.Gabriel@SMAIL01.porthosp.swest.nhs.uk

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This article has been subject to double blind peer review

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