Equipment 8-432 - Intravascular (IV) Needle

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


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Change Log:

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Description of change
02/03/16pdfAdded comments for preferred size (18-20), preferred site (left or right AC), and to use a pigtail extension.
06/23/16pdfClarified which patients should have at least an 18 ga at or above the AC according to an email from Dr. Merk.
07/04/20Renumbered the section to allow for future additions.
08/07/20pdfAdded content (without substantive modification) from old Section 8-140 - Intravascular (IV) Needle.
06/11/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online

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