"Subcutaneous tissue of obese children may be too thick for injection solutions to reach intramuscular tissue"


ARSLAN F., UZUN S., FIDANCI B. E. , TASCILAR E., KORKMAZ A., AKYOL M., ...More

HEALTHMED, vol.6, no.1, pp.242-248, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : HEALTHMED
  • Page Numbers: pp.242-248

Abstract

Background: It is very important to measure the subcutaneous tissue thickness of the obese children and choose the appropriate needle length to reach the muscle layer.