Firstly, I’d like to say welcome. My aim is to deliver some thought-focussed and robust evidence and information for clinicians working in the world of vascular access and infection prevention. This blog is for helping everyday clinicians in accessing current information to improve care to the patient that is evidence-based, but also incorporating through discussion, the knowledge and expertise from like-minded clinicians at improving and advancing the practices of vascular access… while maintaining the patient as the primary focus of our care.
A new Open Access publication on Thromboprophylaxis with rivaroxaban in patients with malignancy and central venous lines (TRIM-Line): A two-center open-label pilot randomized controlled trial from Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis
A new publication on the impact of the catheter to vein ratio on peripheral intravenous cannulation success, a post-hoc analyses from PLOS ONE
A recent publication on Infection Prevention in the Neurointensive Care Unit: A Systematic Review from the journal of Neurocritical Care
Recent publication on the Methodologic Innovation in Creating Clinical Practice Guidelines: Insights From the 2018 Society of Critical Care Medicine Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption Guideline Effort from Critical Care Medicine
Methodologic Innovation in Creating Clinical Practice Guidelines: Insights From the 2018 Society of Critical Care Medicine Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption Guideline Effort
Publication on A Case for Change in Adult Critical Care Training for Physicians in the United States: A White Paper Developed by the Critical Care as a Specialty Task Force of the Society of Critical Care Medicine from the Society of Critical Care Medicine
A recent article on A novel predictor of radial spasm: arterial stiffness from Blood Pressure Monitoring