Endorsed resource – Guide for Power PICC (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters) Solo using Ultrasound and Sherlock 3CG

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board has produced a guide that supports the recommendations in the NICE medical technologies guidance on the Sherlock 3CG Tip Confirmation System. It also supports the recommendations on the use of two-dimensional (2-D) imaging ultrasound in the NICE technology appraisal guidance on ultrasound locating devices for placing central venous catheters and the statement on vascular access devices in the NICE quality standard on infection prevention and control.


Endorsed resources are complementary information from sources outside of NICE. This resource has been developed by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and is not maintained by NICE. NICE has not made any judgement about the quality and usability of the resource. In the event of any issues or errors, please contact Cardiff and Vale University Health board.

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