Educational Web-EX Series
Buttonhole Technique (2009 Educational Web-Ex Series)
- Web-Ex PowerPoint Slides [PDF, 3.71 KB ]
- Lynda Ball, BS, MSN, RN, CNN,
Quality Improvement Director Northwest Renal Network
- Explain a process that patient care staff can institute to prevent buttonhole infections.
- Discuss one issue that might prevent a dialysis patient from being a candidate for the Buttonhole Technique.
- Describe how to know when the buttonhole sites can be transitioned from sharp to blunt needles.