Looking for extravasation pictures?

December 26, 2015 0

Nothing demonstrates the devastating outcome of extravasation more than a photograph. Park et al (2015) provide both text and illustrations that fully explain the impact and treatment of extravasation complicated with compartment syndrome. This is a must read article for all vascular access practitioners.

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Park, H.J., Kim, K.H., Lee, H.J., Jeong, E.C., Kim, K.W. and Suh, D.I. (2015) Compartment syndrome due to extravasation of peripheral parenteral nutrition: extravasation injury of parenteral nutrition. Korean Journal of Pediatrics. 58(11), p.454-8.

DOI: 10.3345/kjp.2015.58.11.454.