Indications for CVC removal
- Catheter removal requires a medical prescription
- CVC removal is complex and requires the presence of two healthcare workers
Watch out for complications such as air embolism, hematoma, bleeding, the mobilization of a thrombus, or CVC rupture
To comply with this care, the first 4 steps of "Dressing change" must be checked
* The recommmandations of patient care are stricly advisory. They are non-formal and property of the University of Geneva Hospitals.