Atraumatic (pencil-point) versus conventional needles for lumbar puncture: a clinical practice guideline


An international panel reviewed the studies identified in a systematic review and made a recommendation regarding the importance of needle tip configuration for performing a lumbar puncture for any indication and in patients of all ages. GRADE methods were followed


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