Computed-tomographic confirmation of femoral vein distension with the Valsalva maneuver

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Performance of the Valsalva maneuver increased the diameter of the femoral veins approximately 33%. Applications to femoral venous catheterization are discussed.
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  • Radiology  Journal
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    Author List

  • Junker JA; Totty WG; Stanley RJ; McClennan BL
  • Start Page

  • 275
  • Volume

  • 147
  • Issue

  • 1