Quiz: Hemodialysis
Question 1 of 3  

Dialysis can be done through a central vein catheter if an arteriovenous fistula is not available. If strict aseptic skin care is practiced and if the catheter is used only for hemodialysis, how long do most internal jugular vein catheters remain useful?

  • A.

    > 1 yr

  • B.

    7 mo to 1 yr

  • C.

    2 to 6 wk

  • D.

    2 to 6 mo

Am I correct?