A technique for the insertion of the atrial end of a ventriculoatrial shunt is described. The technique utilizes a J-wire and an open end atrial catheter inserted through the external jugular vein into the right atrium under fluoroscopy. It is safe and effective, even in young infants.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology