At the conclusion of this educational activity, the participant should be able to:
1) Define a midline catheter and how if differs from PICCs and central venous catheters (insertion site, catheter length, etc.)
2) Describe the parameters (flow rates, patient comfort, adverse events) used by the study to show benefits of midline catheter
3) Recognize the drawbacks of midline catheter (higher thrombosis risk over time, limit of 4 week dwell time -> requiring new placement each month for chronic transfusion patients)

Session date: 
11/17/2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm EST
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Completion

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