Intraosseous infusion in an emergency situation: a case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

An 18-month-old boy who had cardiopulmonary arrest secondary to penicillin anaphylaxis was successfully resuscitated by intraosseous administration of emergency resuscitative medications because peripheral vascular access was impossible. He was discharged 2 weeks later in a satisfactory clinical condition.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Nafiu, OO; Olumese, PE; Gbadegesin, RA; Osinusi, K

Published Date

  • June 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 175 - 177

PubMed ID

  • 9230983

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0272-4936

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/02724936.1997.11747883


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England