Home Central Venous Access Device and Site Selection
Scenario Scenario ID Procedure Adult RRL Peds RRL Appropriateness Category
Device selection: Patient with renal failure requiring central venous access for renal replacement therapy, anticipated duration of therapy for more than 2 weeks. 3195972
Tunneled dialysis catheter

Usually appropriate
Nontunneled dialysis catheter

May be appropriate
Arm port

Usually not appropriate
Chest port

Usually not appropriate

Usually not appropriate