Critically Appraised Topic
Specific Care Question
In the pediatric population with central lines, which flushing solution, heparin versus normal saline, is superior using line patency and reduced blood stream infection as outcomes?
Central Venous Catheters; Heparin; Saline
Children's Mercy Kansas City, "Central line flushing solution efficacy: Summary" (2015). Patient Safety Critically Appraised Topics. 6.