First experiences with ultrasound guided subclavian vein port placement in ENT

Trixi Sutor, Horst Schmidt & Norbert Stasche
Introduction: Malignancies of the head and neck rank fifth in frequency world wide. Medical treatment plays an increasingly important role as new chemo- and immunotherapies are developed. This requires placement of sufficiently sized catheters, often in central vessels. Placement in peripheral veins[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]