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Table 1

From: Changes in clinical practice for central venous access cannulation after the introduction of ultrasound studies in the ICU

  Control Group Ultrasound Group p
Catheters number(%) 141 181 0,004
Basilic 2(1,4) 1(0,6)  
Cephalic 32(22,7) 22(12,2)  
Femoral 22(15,6) 36(19,9)  
Subclavian 50(35,5) 55(30,4)  
Yugular 35(24,8) 67(37,0)  
Ultrasound guided(%) 11(7,8) 97(53,6) 0,026
Pneumothorax(%) 2(2,4) 3(2,5) 0,667
Bacteremia(%) 1(0,7) 7(3,9) 0,084