Ultrasound for the difficult to access patient

"Use ultrasonography for short peripheral catheter placement in adult and pediatric patients with
difficult venous access."

Infusion Nurses Society 

2016 Guidelines

Section 4  Vascular Visualization  

Standard 22-E


DMI RN is easy vascular access ultrasound that allows the nurse to adhere to the current INS guidelines.

"Providers who are proficient at standard IV placement will find it relatively easy to learn ultrasound guided technique."

US Guided Peripheral Cannulation

New England Journal of Medicine

Dec 15, 2014