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J Intraven Nurs. 1990 Sep-Oct;13(5):287-90.

Peripherally inserted central catheters. Development of a hospital-based program.


Peripherally inserted central catheter lines (PICCs) are the "new kids on the block" for intravenous therapy. This paper reports on the development of a protocol and training program for nurses at a 350-bed community hospital. The paper describes the development and implementation of this pilot program in 25 patients over a 1-year period.

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