IV Cannulas
 

Cannula Blockage

 
 
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Overview

    • Clinical Features

    • Infusion not running due to pressure in the line
    • Blood / clot in the line
    • Kinking of the line
    • Pain
    • Causes of Cannula Blockage

    • Clot in the cannula
    • Kinking of the cannula
    • Management

    • Check for kinks, and remove the cannula if unable to flush
Last updated on April 15th, 2020
 
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