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Extravasation Secondary to Contrast Media Administration: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: June 5, 2018
Project Number: RB1232-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of hyaluronidase in hospitalized patients who have had an extravasation secondary to contrast media administration?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of extravasation secondary to contrast media administration in hospitalized patients?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding hyaluronidase in hospitalized patients who have had an extravasation secondary to contrast media administration. In addition, no evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the treatment of extravasation secondary to contrast media administration in hospitalized patients.