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Table 3 Summary of complications

From: Modified Seldinger technique for internal jugular open central venous line insertion in neonates: merging two different manoeuvers

Complications No. of cases(n = 120)
Intra-operative Arrhythmia 9 (7.5%)
Blood oozing 5 (4.1%)
Arterial puncture 0 (0%)
Failure to cannulation 0 (0%)
Post-operative Pneumothorax 3 (2.5%)
Hemothorax 0 (0%)
Neck hematoma 2 (1.6%)
I.J.V thrombosis 6 (5%)
Dislodging of catheter 3 (2.5%)
Breaking or leaking of the catheter 2 (1.6%)
Leak from tunnel 0 (0%)
Infection 5 (4.1%)
Total 35 (29.1%)