Clinical Image - International Journal of Clinical & Medical Images (2014) Volume 1, Issue 2
Author(s): Christian Seefelder*
The catheter is taped to the back on the skin coming from below, runs through the interspinous ligament into the epidural space where it loops before advancing cephalad in the epidural space. An x-ray is performed to verify correct position and the projections give the shape of a heart.
Department of Anesthesiology
Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Boston Children’s Hospital