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Simple method for securing umbilical catheters.
  1. M South,
  2. A Magnay
  1. Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge.


    A method for securing umbilical catheters is described. It has been used successfully in over 350 babies. It is a simple and rapid method that allows for easy repositioning and, unlike some established techniques, has no potential for damage to the preterm baby's skin.

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