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Monitoring the Peripheral Intravenous Infusion Site for Infiltration and Extravasation
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The purpose of this study to to monitor the peripheral intravenous (PIV) site on subjects receiving continuous IV fluids for infiltration and extravasation events. Infiltration is an indication that the PIV is leaking fluids outside of the vascular system. The study hypothesis is to demonstrate that changes in the optical signals of the non-invasive monitoring medical device will detect infiltration and extravasation events.
Condition or disease
InfiltrationExtravasationIV InfiltrationIV ExtravasationExtravasation of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Materials
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 12 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects will be recruited from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.