Catheter fracture of intravenous ports and its management

Ching Yang Wu, Jui Ying Fu, Po Hao Feng, Tsung Chi Kao, Sheng Yueh Yu, Hao Jui Li, Po Jen Ko, Hung Chang Hsieh

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摘要

Background Intravenous ports are widely used for oncology patients. However, catheter fractures may lead to the need for re-intervention. We aimed to identify the risk factors associated with catheter fractures. Methods Between January 1 and December 31, 2006, we retrospectively reviewed the clinical data and plain chest films of 1,505 patients implanted with an intravenous port at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. Different vascular sites were compared using the chi-square or Fisher's exact test for categorical variables, and the t test was used for continuous variables with normal distribution; P

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)2403-2410
頁數8
期刊World Journal of Surgery
35
發行號11
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 11月 2011
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  • 手術

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