JOURNAL OF CRITICAL & INTENSIVE CARE, vol.12, no.2, pp.32-36, 2021 (ESCI)
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JOURNAL OF CRITICAL & INTENSIVE CARE
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
ultrasonography, vena cava inferior, reliability, safety, intensive care units, ULTRASOUND, UNIT, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, DIAMETER
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Background and aim: Inferior vena cava (IVC) measurements by ultrasonography (USG) is a repeatable and noninvasive tool but it is sonographer dependent and requires experience. The aim of this study is to investigate the interrater reliability of IVC-USG measurements performed by intensive care fellows.