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Synonyms for suction

a force over an area produced by a pressure difference

the act of sucking

remove or draw away by the force of suction

Related Words

empty or clean (a body cavity) by the force of suction

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Closed suction drainage is the standard care for head and neck surgical wounds.
Of the measures employed to manage mastectomy wounds, closed suction wound drainage has been accepted as the most effective in reducing morbidity.
The IPS Tempo[TM] pre-engineered intelligent pump system helps eliminate costly downtime and expensive repairs caused by dry running, blocked lines, pump overloads, closed suction or discharge valves, cavitation, and excessive wear or rubbing.
Effective management of incisional and cutaneous fistulae with closed suction wound drainage.
The significantly more expensive closed suction drains were designed as a more effective method of drainage, but in fact complications such as flap necrosis, early blockage of the drains, pocketing of fluid below the flaps and pain on removal have been associated with their use.
In our study, 2 hematomas required immediate reexploration despite the use of a closed suction drain.
Kimberly-Clark's product bundle includes its market leading BALLARD* TRACH CARE* Closed Suction Systems for suctioning secretions from the airway without disconnecting the ventilator circuit; MICROCUFF* Endotracheal Tube to reduce the leakage of potentially infectious secretions into the lungs; BAL-CATH* System, a simple, effective bedside bronchoalveolar lavage for improved diagnostic yield; and a variety of additional oral care products.
The PMA supports the safety and effectiveness of TissuGlu as an alternative to the use of closed suction drains.
The Portex [R] Suction Pro [TM] 72 Closed Suction System, is designed for airway suctioning of critically ill patients and is indicated for 72 hours of continuous use.
These include closed suction systems for respiratory care, enteral feeding systems, patient warming systems, and endoscopy and pain management products and accessories.
The Approvable PMA supports the safety and effectiveness of TissuGlu as an alternative to the use of closed suction drains in abdominoplasty procedures, reducing the number of post-operative invasive treatments and improving the patient recovery process.
Closed suction drainage versus closed simple drainage in the management of modified radical mastectomy wounds.
The Portex[R] SuctionPro[TM] 72 Closed Suction System, is designed for airway suctioning of critically ill patients and is indicated for 72 hours of continuous use.
The contract is for the purchase and delivery successive disposable equipment into the following parts Package 1 - gynecological speculumsPackage 2 - closed suction catheters and a set of connectorsPackage 3 - neonatal accessoriesPackage 4 - neonatal catheters for parenteral nutritionPackage 5 - needles neonatalPackage 6 - nasal tracheal tubes and neonatalPackage 7 - neonatal drainageA detailed description of the contract is contained in the form of range-price attached as Annex 1 to the ToR.
announced today the immediate availability of its Trach-Eze(R) Neonatal/Pediatric Closed Suction Catheter System for ventilated patients.