IV Therapy in Athletics

IV Therapy in Athletics

IV therapy is most commonly known as a fast, effective method of delivering fluids and medications to patients. But over the years, there has also been an increase in less-conventional use outside of hospitals such as vitamin infusions, hangover...
Paging the Vascular Access Team

Paging the Vascular Access Team

By Heather Michon |   In a perfect world, every IV would slide into place with no problem and stay in place until treatment is complete.   In the real world, veins can be tricky to access and IV placements hard to maintain. Not to mention the...
What Types of Medications Cause IV Infiltration?

What Types of Medications Cause IV Infiltration?

By Ryan MacArthur | Healthcare providers administer many different types of medications and fluids through an intravenous (IV) catheter, which delivers the solutions directly into the veins. But, according to current medical reports, about 50% of IVs fail, with over...

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