Case Reports – Insertion

 

85 yr old – cerebral air embolism and death days later

2 cases reported by same practitioner

40yr female air embolus from femoral CVC insertion

72yr male dies post CVC insertion from cerbral air embolus

Air embolus diagnosed on echocardiogram

Echo diagnosis of air embolus with CVC inserted in upright position

Death from air embolus during subclavian venepuncture

66yr female IVC air embolus from femoral CVC

65yr male air emboli during CVC insertion

17yr female died, air embolus post CVC insertion

49yr male death from CVC related air embolus

58yr male died

67yr male air embolus from femoral CVC insertion

Fatal cerebral air embolism from subclavian CVC insertion

73yr female air embolus from femoral CVC insertion