Venous anatomy for central venous access

Charles E. Ray, John Kaufman

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Abstract

The principles of venous anatomy are discussed with relation to placement of central venous access devices. Normal venous anatomy of the neck, upper extremities, chest, and abdomen is presented. In addition, important collateral pathways and common anatomic variants are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)239-248
Number of pages10
JournalSeminars in Interventional Radiology
Volume15
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

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Anatomy
Upper Extremity
Abdomen
Neck
Thorax
Equipment and Supplies

Keywords

  • Catheters and catheterization
  • Central venous access
  • Veins, extremities
  • Veins, jugular
  • Veins, vena cava

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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Venous anatomy for central venous access. / Ray, Charles E.; Kaufman, John.

In: Seminars in Interventional Radiology, Vol. 15, No. 3, 1998, p. 239-248.

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Ray, Charles E. ; Kaufman, John. / Venous anatomy for central venous access. In: Seminars in Interventional Radiology. 1998 ; Vol. 15, No. 3. pp. 239-248.
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