Examination of Subcutaneous Tissue Thickness in the Thigh Site for Intramuscular Injection in Obese Individuals


ZAYBAK A. , Ismailoglu E. G. , Ismailoglu E.

JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE, cilt.34, ss.1657-1662, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7863/ultra.15.14.09005
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1657-1662

Özet

Objectives The aim of the study was to investigate the thickness of subcutaneous (SC) tissue in the dorsogluteal and thigh sites in obese adults and its suitability for intramuscular injection using a standard-length needle.