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Ultrasound guided Peripheral IV – Give this to your nurses! Teach your providers. #foamed

Yes, we’re still in the summer of the resuscitationist, and yes, IV placement is a pretty basic skill.  We’ll be bringing you one last fluid responsiveness podcast extremely soon (hint – it’s about carotid flow).  But you can’t resuscitate your patient without access.  And it’s been one year since our free ultrasound guided IV course and we wanted to follow …

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Microcast: Peripheral IV placement…..Ultrasound Guided of Course

Put down that central line kit!! Now, sure, we were just showing you a couple days ago how to put in an ultrasound guided central line, but it’s usually not necessary.  At Thomas Jefferson they did a study where they tried an US guided PIV on every patient they couldn’t get access on just before placing a central line…….and they eliminated …

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