Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 99--101

Central venous catheterization in neonates: Comparison of complications with percutaneous and open surgical methods


Mehrdad Hosseinpour, Mohammad Reza Mashadi, Samin Behdad, Zohre Azarbad 
 Department of Surgery, Trauma Research Center, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran

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Mehrdad Hosseinpour
Department of Surgery, Trauma Research Center, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan
Iran

Aim: To compare the complications of two methods of placement of central venous catheters. Materials and Methods: One hundred neonates had percutaneously inserted central venous catheters and another 100 had the catheters placed after surgical incision and vein location. Results : No statistical difference was noted in the complication rate or efficacy Conclusions : Both the methods are equally safe and effective.


How to cite this article:
Hosseinpour M, Mashadi MR, Behdad S, Azarbad Z. Central venous catheterization in neonates: Comparison of complications with percutaneous and open surgical methods.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2011;16:99-101


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Hosseinpour M, Mashadi MR, Behdad S, Azarbad Z. Central venous catheterization in neonates: Comparison of complications with percutaneous and open surgical methods. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Apr 20 ];16:99-101
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