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Peripheral IV Access - PIV
Editors: Dan Imler, MD
Inclusion Criteria  (Any one criteria present)
  • Clinical need for peripheral IV access
Exclusion Criteria
  • Insertion site appear actively infected or has overlying hematoma or infiltration
  • Phlebitis or sclerosed veins
  • Burns or trauma proximal to insertion site
  • Arteriovenous fistula in extremity
  • Surgical procedure affecting extremity
Consider intraosseous line, ultrasound guided PIV or central line placement

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