On occasion there may be the need to consider injection of iodinated contrast via a central venous catheter (CVC) or peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) for a CT examination in the adult population. Concerns have been raised about the safety of this practice.
This guideline is intended for use by:
• Radiographers and radiographic staff within the Diagnostics Directorate,
• ITU medical staff and Advanced Critical Care Practitioners