A new retrospective case series was performed that included all pregnant and postpartum women who received peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) at a single institution between 2006 and 2014.
Similar outcomes rates were reported to non-pregnant women populations.
Safety of peripherally inserted central catheters during pregnancy: a retrospective studyLaura Jacques, Megan Foeller, Rahmouna Farez, Kristina Kaljo, Melodee Nugent, Pippa Simpson & Timothy Klatt
The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
Received 06 Jan 2017, Accepted 22 Mar 2017, Published online: 16 Apr 2017