PiCCO Questions & Answers
Methodological PiCCO Technology FAQs
What external factors could cause the PiCCO parameters to become less accurate?
The PiCCO technology is based on transpulmonary thermodilution and arterial pulse contour analysis. Thus, the thermodilution measurement needs to be performed correctly and also the arterial pressure curve needs to be of a certain quality. The table below lists frequent errors, causes and solutions.