PICC Line - page 2
when a patient has a dual lumen picc, is it acceptable to have a continuous infusion such as blood or insulin infusing while the other lumen has intermittent antibiotics? same for triple lumens? and where would i be able to... Read More
- 0Dec 16, '08 by RNx2Quote from hypocaffeinemiaWell stated! Since this is the purpose of all central venous catheters (and a PICC is considered a CVC) nothing else needs to be said.Just tell 'em that ALL medications are compatible once mixed and diluted into blood plasma volume.
Solutions that are not y-site compatible, are not a problem when infused through any type of CVC.