The use of the PICC comes benefiting the just-been born ones that they need a safe venoso access. The central venoso catheter of peripheral insertion (PICC) is an inserted intravenoso device through a peripheral vein, which progresses until the vein superior or inferior digging, acquiring characteristic of a central catheter. The study it was made through the bibliographical revision of scientific articles, specialized magazines of nursing and protocols. This study exploratrio-description it had as objective to describe the interventions of nursing based in the cares related to the implantation and maintenance of the PICC. Currently of all the specialized cares given the just-been born ones, the intravenosa therapy is considered one of the biggest challenges and concerns faced for the team of a UTI Neonatal. Word-key: Nursing; Intravenosa therapy; UTI Neonatal; PICC.
ABSTRACT technical Technological development of intravenous therapy in neonatology nurse requires and scientific competence. This therapy has been benefiting newborns who need disembarasses it venous access. The venous to catheter peripherally inserted central (PICC) is an intravenous device inserted through superficial vein in the end, which progresses you the superior vena inferior digging or, acquiring characteristics of the central office to catheter. The study was made through review of scientific papers, Nursing journals and specialized protocols. This exploratory-descriptive study aimed you describe nursing interventions based on care related you deployment and maintenance of the PICC and the competencies of staff in the uses of this device in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Key-words: Nursing; Intravenous Therapy; NICU; PICC 1 INTRODUCTION With the great advance of medical science and the technology associated it, added to the quality of the Units of Intensive Therapy Neonatal (UTIN) and of the therapeutical resources, it had a considerable growth in the tax of survival of the just-been born ones, seriously sick, especially of the babies daily pay-terms.