Smaller atraumatic needles are probably best for diagnostic lumbar puncturesBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39031.354942.68 (Published 16 November 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:0-e
Research question What is the best way to do a diagnostic lumbar puncture?
Answer Use a small gauge atraumatic needle and replace the stylet before removal
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