Swan Ganz Catheters


Would you ever see a Swan Ganz catheter outside of the ICU? Like on a med surg floor?


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Only by mistake...for one thing, you need continuous ecg and pressure monitoring to be sure the thing isn't dislodged.

ghillbert, MSN, NP

Specializes in CTICU. Has 26 years experience. 3,735 Posts

Only in a cath lab