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Ultrasound Guided IV Line Placement

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PROCEDURE NOTE: IV Placement under Ultrasound Guidance

Performed by: [Provider Name]

Indication: [IV access required. Multiple attempts at peripheral IV placement were made by the nursing staff without success]


Procedure: The area was prepped in the usual fashion. The [R] [IV location] was cannulated with a [#] gauge angiocath with use of dynamic ultrasound to identify the vein. The patient tolerated the procedure well.

Complications: [none]

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