Marie Pineau

Marie Pineau is responsible for the Intravascular Therapies and Obstetrics-Neonatology-Enteral business units content at Vygon Spain. She has been able to practice in multiple fiels as a nurse for several years, including in Neonatology, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Surgery. Since her arrival at Vygon in 2010, she has been able to develop skills in the field and acquire knowledge about products, as well as developping marketing and commercial work.
When should I remove a PICC if it is infected?

When should I remove a PICC if it is infected?

An increasing number of hospitalised patients require the use of venous access devices (VADs). Intravenous therapy has therefore been a topic of high clinical relevance in recent decades. There are currently several types of catheters, and the choice between them depends on a number of factors.

How to locate the tip of a PICC

How to locate the tip of a PICC

Pros and cons of the tip position methods Today, the peripherally inserted central catheter, PICC, is a widely used vascular acces device. Its use is spreading, thanks to a simple and fast insertion technique. This allows nursing teams to increase efficiency in the...