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dc.contributor.authorO'Hanlon, Shane
dc.contributor.authorSheahan, Patricia
dc.contributor.authorMcEneaney, Robert
dc.date.accessioned2012-01-31T11:23:45Z
dc.date.available2012-01-31T11:23:45Z
dc.date.issued2012-01-31T11:23:45Z
dc.identifier.citationSevere hemorrhage from a hypodermoclysis site., 26 (2):135-6 Am J Hosp Palliat Careen
dc.identifier.issn1938-2715
dc.identifier.pmid19136643
dc.identifier.doi10.1177/1049909108330033
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/206198
dc.description.abstractHypodermoclysis, or subcutaneous infusion of fluids, is an alternative means of administration of fluid. It is sometimes used in older patients in whom there is difficulty achieving intravenous access, or who are entering the terminal stage. It is considered a relatively low-risk procedure. We report a case where a patient's death may have resulted from its use.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://ajh.sagepub.com/content/26/2/135.longen
dc.subject.meshFatal Outcome
dc.subject.meshFemale
dc.subject.meshHemorrhage
dc.subject.meshHumans
dc.subject.meshHypodermoclysis
dc.subject.meshInjections, Subcutaneous
dc.subject.meshMiddle Aged
dc.subject.meshPalliative Care
dc.subject.meshPneumonia
dc.titleSevere hemorrhage from a hypodermoclysis site.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentKerry General Hospital, Tralee, Co Kerry, Ireland. sohanlon@gmail.comen
dc.identifier.journalThe American journal of hospice & palliative careen
dc.description.provinceMunster
html.description.abstractHypodermoclysis, or subcutaneous infusion of fluids, is an alternative means of administration of fluid. It is sometimes used in older patients in whom there is difficulty achieving intravenous access, or who are entering the terminal stage. It is considered a relatively low-risk procedure. We report a case where a patient's death may have resulted from its use.


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