Reply To: Blood Cultures

  • Sandra Randall

    Member
    January 21, 2015 at 2:24 pm

    just from the central line.  
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    Sandra Randall, MS,RN
    Mail Code: DC10S
    Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
    Portland, OR
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 01-21-2015 01:51 PM
    From: Debra Bruene
    Subject: Blood Cultures

    This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Nurse Educators and APHON Open Forum .
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    When children are febrile and have a central line, are you drawing both peripheral and central blood cultures? and how often?  Thanks so much!

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    Debra Bruene, RN, MA CPHON
    University of Iowa Children’s Hospital
    Iowa City, IA
    United States
    debra-bruene@uiowa.edu
    319-353-6825
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