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RETRIEVAL OF FRAGMENTED PERIPHERALLY INSERTED CENTRAL CATHETER (PICC) WITH A DOUBLE TRANS-FEMORAL ACCESS TECHNIQUE.
  • Alfonso Papa,
  • Dario Tammaro,
  • Vittorio Monda
Alfonso Papa
Ospedali dei Colli Monaldi Cotugno CTO
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Dario Tammaro
Ospedali dei Colli Monaldi Cotugno CTO
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Vittorio Monda
Ospedali dei Colli Monaldi Cotugno CTO
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Peer review status:ACCEPTED

06 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
09 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
09 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
18 Jun 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
01 Jul 2020Editorial Decision: Accept

Abstract

Retrieval of central venous catheters fragments often puts us in front of different situations. Having more techniques available for strategic planning of the procedure is imporatnt. The authors propose the simultaneous use of two different approaches for the recovery of a CVC fragment from the pulmonary artery.