7. Procedures for Venepuncture and Cannulation

  1. Sarah Phillips2,
  2. Mary Collins3 and
  3. Lisa Dougherty OBE4
  1. Annie de Verteuil

Published Online: 23 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444393231.ch7

Venepuncture and Cannulation

Venepuncture and Cannulation

How to Cite

de Verteuil, A. (2011) Procedures for Venepuncture and Cannulation, in Venepuncture and Cannulation (eds S. Phillips, M. Collins and L. Dougherty OBE), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444393231.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Vein Train Ltd, London, UK

  2. 3

    Imperial College, Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK

  3. 4

    The Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Author Information

  1. Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405148603

Online ISBN: 9781444393231

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Keywords:

  • procedures for venepuncture and cannulation;
  • Preparation of the Environment and the Practitioner;
  • Positioning of the practitioner;
  • Procedure for Safe Removal of Cannula;
  • Preparation of the patient;
  • Techniques Required to Perform Venepuncture;
  • Equipment required to perform venepuncture;
  • Techniques to Perform Cannulation;
  • Equipment required to perform cannulation;
  • Care and Management of Cannula in Situ

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Learning Outcomes

  • Introduction

  • Preparation of the Environment and the Practitioner

  • Techniques Required to Perform Venepuncture

  • Techniques to Perform Cannulation

  • Care and Management of Cannula In Situ

  • Procedure for Safe Removal of Cannula

  • Conclusion

  • References