Intense transillumination for infant venipuncture.

L. R. Kuhns*, A. J. Martin, S. Gildersleeve, A. K. Poznanski

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Transillumination of an extremity during venipuncture in infants or obese children is described. Transillumination facilitates accurate placement of the needle tip within the vein.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)734-735
Number of pages2
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1975

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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