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PICC Line Questions
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Posted 2 Nov 2017 by • 3 answers
this past year during a pregnancy in which I had extreme hypernemisis and was getting iv fluids every 24 hours my veins collapsed and I needed a picc line. The line got infected after 4 weeks and I went septic. After 3 weeks in the hospital I went on to complet my pregnancy and delivered via ...
Posted 2 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
My husband has CMV related to organ transplant and is currently receiving IV treatment 2 x daily. This morning he forgot to adjust the flow on the tubing and the medication went into his picc line full speed. What side effects should he expect, and will this require hospitalization?
Posted 4 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
... osteomyelitis of the metatarsal sesamoid bone. The package insert calls for 2 to 14 days of therapy for osteomyelitis. Moreover, the package insert does not call for therapy duration any where near six weeks for any indication. Is six weeks of this drug appropriate and safe?
Posted 22 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
... wasting. My husband is getting TPN as nutrition 24/7 for 30 days straight to build him up! However, after only two days of the pic line and TPN the pump and battery failed!!! Are you kidding me!!! Is it common for pic lines to have pump and battery failures, or was this just a one time ...
Posted 28 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... the inner port. Is this the correct method of drawing bloods?
Posted 20 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
He has been receiving this for about 4 weeks now, & this just happened yesterday
Recently left hospital ama with my piccline its been about 10 days the last couple days ive been si?
Posted 18 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
Sick for the last couple days very sick fever chills body aches excruciating pain weakness general soreness rthroughout the whole arm what can I do for it