The Center for Phlebotomy Education‘s Venipuncture Tutor
is a highly detailed, extensively researched and referenced
article with illustrations on the venipuncture procedure.
Written and developed by Dennis J. Ernst MT(ASCP), one
of the most highly respected and widely published
authorities on the subject, this document provides
the most current information available to all who
perform, supervise and teach blood collection procedures.
We have painstakingly researched every detail in this
document, illustrated the text with over 25 photographs,
and provided information based on the latest Clinical
and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI)
venipuncture standard, Collection of Diagnostic Venous Blood Specimens
(Document GP41-A7). (8,037 words, 19 pages)