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Real-time point-of-care ultrasound-guided correction of PICC line placement by external manipulation of the upper extremity

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  • Contributors JVS: conceived of study and drafted initial text and placed peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) line. AG: performed point-of-care ultrasound. MM: service fellow, assisted with manipulation of arm and edited drafts. CJ: neonatal attending who edited final version of text and approved for publication.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Parental/guardian consent obtained.

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