Arterial Lines
Arterial Lines
 

Finding an Artery

 
 
Bookmark

Potential Art Line Sites

  • Radial artery - the most commonly used site, laterally on the anterior aspect of the forearm
  • Brachial artery - medially in the antecubital fossa
  • Femoral artery - centrally in the femoral triangle, between the inguinal ligament, adductor longus and sartorius
 
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Want more info like this?
  • Your electronic clinical medicine handbook
  • Guides to help pass your exams
  • Tools every medical student needs
  • Quick diagrams to have the answers, fast
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
Explore
   
 
Feedback