Table 1

Thirteen predefined reviewed key variables from the CVC-insertion template

1Inserting physician
2Indication for CVC insertion
3Insertion time
4Room for insertion
5Vascular insertion site
6Insertion technique
7Positive pressure ventilation
8Bore size/number of lumens
9Catheter model/LOT*
10Catheter length
11Insertion related complication
12Number of - punctures through the skin
13Number of - punctures through the vessel
  • *Unique alpha numerical batch identifier.

  • CVC, central venous catheter.