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Table 2 Details of the US-guided right INV puncture for TIVADs (N = 67)

From: Ultrasound-guided totally implantable venous access ports via the right innominate vein: a new approach for patients with breast cancer

DetailsN (%)
Success rate of surgery (%)67 (100)
Success rate of first attempt (%)64 (95.52)
Operation time (minutes) (mean ± SD)36 ± 6 (28–45)
Length of catheter introduction (cm) (mean ± SD)19 ± 3 (17–24)
TIVAP time (days)257 ± 39 (41–605)