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Vascular Access in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients with Obesity

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Background: Pediatric obesity is associated with poor outcomes for hospitalized children. Vascular access is essential in critically ill patients. Our aim was to evaluate whether critically ill patients with obesity are more likely to undergo CVC insertion and develop related complications.
subject
Critical Care
Obesity
Pediatrics
contributor
Halvorson, Elizabeth Eby (author)
Skelton, Joseph A (committee chair)
McCrory, Michael C (committee member)
Case, Doug (committee member)
date
2017-01-14T09:35:22Z (accessioned)
2019-01-13T09:30:09Z (available)
2016 (issued)
degree
Clinical and Population Translational Sciences (discipline)
embargo
2019-01-13 (terms)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/64181 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
Vascular Access in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients with Obesity
type
Thesis

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