From 1984 to 1995, 552 Hickman catheters were placed in the Institute of Clinica Chirurgica B of the University of Genova to treat malignant haemathologic diseases. Aims and reasons of this choice, surgical tecnique, advantages and related problems are reported here.
|Translated title of the contribution||The Hickman catheter as vascular access in bone-marrow transplantation|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine