Air embolism during tunneled central catheter placement performed without general anesthesia in children: A potentially serious complication

Frank P. Morello*, James S. Donaldson, Martha C. Saker, Jackson T. Norman

*Corresponding author for this work

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15 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)781-784
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1999


  • Catheters and catheterization, complications
  • Central venous access
  • Embolism, air

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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