Canterbury DHB

Context

CDHB Visual Phlebitis scale

Score

IV site

0

No symptoms

1

Erythema at insertion site with or without pain

2

All of the above plus oedema

3

All of the above plus streak formation, palpable cord

4

All of the above plus palpable venous cord

Ref: CDHB adult observation chart, March 2010

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Issue Date:

January 2019

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January 2022

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Topic Code: 26878