Run Time: 2 minutes
Author: Dr. Dylan Luyten
- Study looked at that IV catheter secured with Dermabond – studied the rate of failure within 48 hours, rate of dislodgment, rate of infection, rate of phlebitis, and pain.
- There was statistically significant lower rate of failure and dislodgment by 10% with Dermabond when compared with the control – there was no difference in the rate of pain, phlebitis, or infection.
Link to Podcast: http://medicalminute.madewithopinion.com/difficult-iv-access/