What's the recommendation for flushing practice?
In lieu of much needed trial research, clinicians and organisations could make efforts to standardise and streamline flushing practice in order to minimise inconsistencies and optimise documentation.
The Infusion Nurses Society and many local guidelines recommend:
Documentation of site/device assessment and/or flushing would enhance best practice.
Infusion Nurses Society. Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice. Journal of Infusion Nursing. 2016;39(1S):Suppl.