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Table 1 Table 1

From: Are peripherally inserted central catheters in critical ill patients justified?

  Number of patients Percentage Lower limit (CI 95%) Upper Limit (CI 95%)
Obesity(BMI>35) 19 9,3 6 14,1
Antiplatelet therapy 33 16,2 11,8 21,8
Anticoagulation Therapy 30 14,7 10,5 20,2
Coagulopathy 47 23 17,8 29,3
Thrombocytopenia 6 2,9 1,3 6,3
Anatomical Alterations 1 0,5 0 2,7
Decubitus intolerance 23 11,3 7,6 16,3