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Ultrasound Guidance for Central Venous Catheter Insertion
  1. M Chikungwa,
  2. M Lim
  1. Correspondence to:
 M Chikungwa

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We read Dunning’s BET report with great interest.1 As Dunning himself acknowledges, most of the available literature concerns the insertion of central venous catheters (CVCs) by anaesthetists (and also electively). However, we have found that this data does not necessarily apply to the critically-ill emergency setting, as illustrated by the study looking at emergency medicine physicians2 where the ultrasound did …

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