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Ultrasound-Guided Insertion of a Radial Arterial Catheter

Ultrasonography helps to ensure safe and successful insertion of an arterial catheter. This video demonstrates the use of ultrasound guidance for radial arterial catheterization in adults with the over-the-needle approach in the transverse and longitudinal planes.




Jonathan Ailon, M.D., Ophyr Mourad, M.D., Vince Chien, M.D., Tomas Saun, B.Sc., and Shelly P. Dev, M.D.


N Engl J Med 2014; 371:e21 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMvcm1213181