Upper Extremity DVT

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Abstract Number: 278

COMPLICATION RATES WITH MIDLINE CATHETERS (MLS) VERSUS PERIPHERALLY INSERTED CENTRAL CATHETERS (PICCS)

Background: Vascular access devices (VADs) play an integral role in the treatment of patients, since they can be utilized for the administration of intravenous medications (including antibiotics and chemotherapy), and often on a long term [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:22:32+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on COMPLICATION RATES WITH MIDLINE CATHETERS (MLS) VERSUS PERIPHERALLY INSERTED CENTRAL CATHETERS (PICCS)

HM2018 Abstract Number: 886

A RARE CASE OF AN UPPER EXTREMITY DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS – PAGET-SCHROETTER’S SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 26-year-old healthy right-handed female presented to the hospital with a sudden onset of right arm swelling and discoloration. She was visiting the US from Australia and flew about two weeks prior. On [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:03:16+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A RARE CASE OF AN UPPER EXTREMITY DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS – PAGET-SCHROETTER’S SYNDROME