Lynn Hadaway, M.Ed., RN, BC, CRNI
Lynn Hadaway Associates, Inc.
126 Main Street, PO Box 10
Milner, GA 30257
Office Phone 770-358-7861
Best PICC for crutches is a Cephalic placement. The Cephalic vein empties into the Subclavia unlike the Brachial and Basilic that empties into the Axila vein, where the crutches will press on the vein and can cause pretty bad throbus.
In my hospital we use walkers if Basilic or Brachial are used.