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Infective Phlebitis

MedGen UID:
206811
Concept ID:
C1112243
Disease or Syndrome

Definition

Infection at the site of needle puncture or intravenous catheter placement due to poor aseptic techniques. It is characterized by erythema, pain, swelling, and induration at the catheter insertion site. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVInfective Phlebitis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Valerio L, Pleming W, Pecci A, Barco S
Minerva Med 2021 Dec;112(6):726-739. Epub 2021 May 14 doi: 10.23736/S0026-4806.21.07497-8. PMID: 33988011
Nickel B
Crit Care Nurse 2019 Feb;39(1):61-71. doi: 10.4037/ccn2019790. PMID: 30710037
Chaves F, Garnacho-Montero J, Del Pozo JL, Bouza E, Capdevila JA, de Cueto M, Domínguez MÁ, Esteban J, Fernández-Hidalgo N, Fernández Sampedro M, Fortún J, Guembe M, Lorente L, Paño JR, Ramírez P, Salavert M, Sánchez M, Vallés J
Med Intensiva (Engl Ed) 2018 Jan-Feb;42(1):5-36. doi: 10.1016/j.medin.2017.09.012. PMID: 29406956

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Webster J, Osborne S, Rickard CM, Marsh N
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Jan 23;1(1):CD007798. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007798.pub5. PMID: 30671926Free PMC Article
Simin D, Milutinović D, Turkulov V, Brkić S
J Clin Nurs 2019 May;28(9-10):1585-1599. Epub 2019 Jan 17 doi: 10.1111/jocn.14760. PMID: 30589945
Atay S, Sen S, Cukurlu D
Niger J Clin Pract 2018 Jul;21(7):827-831. doi: 10.4103/njcp.njcp_337_17. PMID: 29984711
Dychter SS, Gold DA, Carson D, Haller M
J Infus Nurs 2012 Mar-Apr;35(2):84-91. doi: 10.1097/NAN.0b013e31824237ce. PMID: 22382792
Church D, Elsayed S, Reid O, Winston B, Lindsay R
Clin Microbiol Rev 2006 Apr;19(2):403-34. doi: 10.1128/CMR.19.2.403-434.2006. PMID: 16614255Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Lee WS, Jean SS, Chen FL, Hsieh SM, Hsueh PR
J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2020 Aug;53(4):513-517. Epub 2020 Apr 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2020.03.027. PMID: 32303484
Walkty A, Embil J
N Engl J Med 2019 Mar 21;380(12):e16. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm1808378. PMID: 30893539
Li RM, Kiemeney M
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2019 Feb;37(1):95-107. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2018.09.003. PMID: 30454783
Kuppalli K, Livorsi D, Talati NJ, Osborn M
Lancet Infect Dis 2012 Oct;12(10):808-15. Epub 2012 May 25 doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70089-0. PMID: 22633566
Church D, Elsayed S, Reid O, Winston B, Lindsay R
Clin Microbiol Rev 2006 Apr;19(2):403-34. doi: 10.1128/CMR.19.2.403-434.2006. PMID: 16614255Free PMC Article

Therapy

Lee WS, Jean SS, Chen FL, Hsieh SM, Hsueh PR
J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2020 Aug;53(4):513-517. Epub 2020 Apr 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2020.03.027. PMID: 32303484
Webster J, Osborne S, Rickard CM, Marsh N
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Jan 23;1(1):CD007798. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007798.pub5. PMID: 30671926Free PMC Article
Simin D, Milutinović D, Turkulov V, Brkić S
J Clin Nurs 2019 May;28(9-10):1585-1599. Epub 2019 Jan 17 doi: 10.1111/jocn.14760. PMID: 30589945
Atay S, Sen S, Cukurlu D
Niger J Clin Pract 2018 Jul;21(7):827-831. doi: 10.4103/njcp.njcp_337_17. PMID: 29984711
Church D, Elsayed S, Reid O, Winston B, Lindsay R
Clin Microbiol Rev 2006 Apr;19(2):403-34. doi: 10.1128/CMR.19.2.403-434.2006. PMID: 16614255Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Foo EC, Tanti M, Cliffe H, Randall M
Pract Neurol 2021 Oct;21(5):442-444. Epub 2021 May 7 doi: 10.1136/practneurol-2021-002928. PMID: 33963085
Zhanel GG, Golden AR, Zelenitsky S, Wiebe K, Lawrence CK, Adam HJ, Idowu T, Domalaon R, Schweizer F, Zhanel MA, Lagacé-Wiens PRS, Walkty AJ, Noreddin A, Lynch Iii JP, Karlowsky JA
Drugs 2019 Feb;79(3):271-289. doi: 10.1007/s40265-019-1055-2. PMID: 30712199
Webster J, Osborne S, Rickard CM, Marsh N
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Jan 23;1(1):CD007798. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007798.pub5. PMID: 30671926Free PMC Article
Simin D, Milutinović D, Turkulov V, Brkić S
J Clin Nurs 2019 May;28(9-10):1585-1599. Epub 2019 Jan 17 doi: 10.1111/jocn.14760. PMID: 30589945
Kuppalli K, Livorsi D, Talati NJ, Osborn M
Lancet Infect Dis 2012 Oct;12(10):808-15. Epub 2012 May 25 doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70089-0. PMID: 22633566

Clinical prediction guides

Tripathi S, Kumar S, Kaushik S
Crit Care Med 2021 Feb 1;49(2):e140-e150. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000004764. PMID: 33372744
Zhanel GG, Golden AR, Zelenitsky S, Wiebe K, Lawrence CK, Adam HJ, Idowu T, Domalaon R, Schweizer F, Zhanel MA, Lagacé-Wiens PRS, Walkty AJ, Noreddin A, Lynch Iii JP, Karlowsky JA
Drugs 2019 Feb;79(3):271-289. doi: 10.1007/s40265-019-1055-2. PMID: 30712199
Simin D, Milutinović D, Turkulov V, Brkić S
J Clin Nurs 2019 May;28(9-10):1585-1599. Epub 2019 Jan 17 doi: 10.1111/jocn.14760. PMID: 30589945
Lacostena-Pérez ME, Buesa-Escar AM, Gil-Alós AM
Enferm Intensiva (Engl Ed) 2019 Jul-Sep;30(3):116-126. Epub 2018 Sep 3 doi: 10.1016/j.enfi.2018.05.002. PMID: 30190250
Atay S, Sen S, Cukurlu D
Niger J Clin Pract 2018 Jul;21(7):827-831. doi: 10.4103/njcp.njcp_337_17. PMID: 29984711

Recent systematic reviews

Tripathi S, Kumar S, Kaushik S
Crit Care Med 2021 Feb 1;49(2):e140-e150. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000004764. PMID: 33372744
Ray-Barruel G, Xu H, Marsh N, Cooke M, Rickard CM
Infect Dis Health 2019 Aug;24(3):152-168. Epub 2019 Apr 18 doi: 10.1016/j.idh.2019.03.001. PMID: 31005606
Webster J, Osborne S, Rickard CM, Marsh N
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Jan 23;1(1):CD007798. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007798.pub5. PMID: 30671926Free PMC Article
Marsh N, Webster J, Mihala G, Rickard CM
Int J Nurs Stud 2017 Feb;67:12-19. Epub 2016 Nov 16 doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.11.007. PMID: 27889585
Seckold T, Walker S, Dwyer T
J Vasc Access 2015 May-Jun;16(3):167-77. Epub 2015 Jan 23 doi: 10.5301/jva.5000330. PMID: 25634150

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