There are some things that are not taught when you are learning central lines. This video is part 1 of 2 and will discuss some of the important ergonomics of central line placement.
Optimize your patient and equipment positioning to ensure procedural success
Use the “Harman Gill Lidocaine Technique” to provide appropriate analgesia for your patient and mark the appropriate location on the neck before draping the patient.
As always, practice in the sim lab before your next central line on a patient