What is Rapid Central Vein Assessment (RaCeVA)?

Rapid Central Vein Assessment (RaCeVA) is a systematic, standardized approach for ultrasound assessment before central venous catheterization.  Ultrasound use for central line placement not only provides superior procedural advantages but can also be used to perform a thorough assessment of the vascular structures to evaluate vessel health, viability, size, and patency, including the location of… Continue reading What is Rapid Central Vein Assessment (RaCeVA)?