Publications

"Taking the Tangles out of Lines" - An Overview of Central Venous Access Devices

Version Two of this publication was released at the 11th IVNNZ Inc. Conference. This compact booklet, in full colour and illustrated, is an excellent guide for nurses working with IV therapy.

Topics covered include insertion sites, types of CVCs, occlusion, methods to restore CVC patency, alterative declotting techniques, preventative catheter care and discharge planning. All the information and procedures are evidence based.

This booklet is designed as an educational guide and is not designed to replace organisational polices and procedures.

Available for sale $30 IVNNZ Inc. members, $45 non-IVNNZ Inc. members

Contact Lynette Lennox, IVNNZ Inc. Educator via 'Contact Us' on the left hand side of the home page for further details.

 

Recommended articles relevant to Infusion Nursing

Kirby, D. F., Corrigan, M. L., Speerhas, R. A., & Emery, D. M. (2012). Home Parenteral Nutrition Tutorial. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 36(6), 632-644.

Moritz, M. L. (2013). Case Studies in Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 36(4), 270-277

Rickard, C.M., Webster, J., Wallis, M.C., Marsh, N., Matthew, R. (2012). Routine versus clinically indicated replacement of peripheral intravenous catheters: a randomised controlled equivalence trial. The Lancet, 380 (9847), 1066-1074.

 

 

 

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