Ultrasound-Guided Axillary Vein Access for Cardiac Device Implantation: Step 2 Overview


Turning the probe 90 degrees clockwise changes the transverse view into a longitudinal view of the axillary vein.

In the December 2020 issue of EP Lab Digest, Dr. Charles Slater describes his approach to ultrasound-guided axillary vein access. This video, which covers step 2 of the approach, demonstrates that turning the probe 90o clockwise changes the transverse view into a longitudinal view of the axillary vein. Click here to see the full article!