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Archive for September 2nd, 2008

Support Lines & Device Placement

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  • ET tube tip – 5-7 cm above carina; b/w T5-7
  • Chest tube tip and side port – pleural space
  • Nasogastric Tube side hole – distal to GE junction
  • Dobhoff tube – second portion of duodenum
  • Transvenous Pacemaker lead – RV apex
  • Central line tip – RA and SVC junction
  • Swan Ganz catheter tip – proximal R or L PA
  • IABP marker – distal to L subclavian artery
  • UAC tip – T5-T8
  • UVC – RA and IVC junction
  • pH probe marker – T8 or 5 cm above GEJ
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Written by lmwong

September 2, 2008 at 3:47 pm

Posted in x-ray