Intraosseous Access

  • Judith K. LucasEmail author


During cardiac arrest: Failure to attain vascular access after three peripheral intravenous attempts or 90 s, whichever comes first


Intraosseous access Intraosseous infusion 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Emergency MedicineUniversity of Florida Health Shands HospitalGainesvilleUSA

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