A guide to cannulation in adults

Claire Ford*

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This article provides clinical guidance on performing cannulation on an adult. The site, equipment selection and aseptic non-touch technique will be discussed. The clinical procedural technique of cannulation will be explained and the article will also provide an awareness of the dangers and complications of this invasive technique for both the patient and the health professional.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S6-S12
Number of pages7
JournalBritish Journal of Nursing
Issue number19
Early online date26 Oct 2023
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2023

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