Int. Jugular vein IJ
The indications for internal jugular vein (i.
J.) central line: 1. Central venous access for infusion of vasoactive drugs, tpn, high dose kcl, etc.
2. Hemorrhagic disorder where large volumes blood/blood products needed
3. Measurement of central venous pressure
4. Need for frequent blood draws where peripheral access limited.
5. Lack of peripheral venous access.