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Peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC): Understanding your PICC procedure and consent form  
Abstract:  This handout describes what to expect from having a PIC catheter placed. It gives information about the procedure, including risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Vascular Access Program
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2006, March 1, 2016
UWMC Availability:  Vascular Access Program
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Catheterization
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3292

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