The Effectiveness of Local Hot and Cold Applications on Peripheral Intravenous Catheterization: A Randomized Controlled Trial


KORKUT S., KARADAĞ S. , Dogan Z.

JOURNAL OF PERIANESTHESIA NURSING, vol.35, no.6, pp.597-602, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jopan.2020.04.011
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIANESTHESIA NURSING
  • Page Numbers: pp.597-602

Abstract

Purpose: This study was conducted to examine the effect of local hot and cold applications on pain, anxiety level, insertion time, and vein evaluation before peripheral venous catheter (PVC) insertion.