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Equations of Shukla and Ferrara for Determining the Length for an Intravascular Catheter Inserted into an Umbilical Artery or Vein

Purpose:

To determine the length of a vascular catheter to insert into an umbilical artery or vein based on the equations of Shukla and Ferrara.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases

Objective:

other testing, options, administration

ICD-10:

I98

Description:

Shukla and Ferrara proposed equations for the length of intravascular catheter into a newborn's umbilical artery or vein. The authors are from New York University.

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