Brachial artery catheter: Cx

Physics, Monitoring, & Devices

Brachial artery catheters appear to be significantly more reliable than radial artery catheters in the cardiac surgery population, especially post-CPB.

A slightly longer catheter should be used, to ensure that the catheter traverses the elbow joint

Complications of Brachial Artery Cannulation

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2009

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