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Synonyms for crystal

a solid formed by the solidification of a chemical and having a highly regular atomic structure

a crystalline element used as a component in various electronic devices

a rock formed by the solidification of a substance

colorless glass made of almost pure silica

glassware made of quartz

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a protective cover that protects the face of a watch

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The central tenets of damage control resuscitation, aggressive hemorrhage control, early treatment of shock and coagulopathy with blood products that deliver the functionality of whole blood, early administration of TXA, (48) and avoidance of crystalloid and colloid infusions have become the standard of care in combat casualty management.
Andrijauskas, "Evaluation of hydration status calculated from differences in venous and capillary plasma dilution during stepwise crystalloid infusions: A randomized crossover study in healthy volunteers", Medicina, vol.
Cold blood cardioplegia was prepared by mixing four parts of blood with one part of crystalloids (4:1).
Crystalloids have different tonicities and are categorized as isotonic, hypotonic, and hypertonic types.
The aim of the present study was to compare the effect of restricted crystalloid therapy with non-restricted crystalloid therapy during anesthesia for OLT on the severity of metabolic acidosis and the amount of NaHC[O.
The most common regimen is to add 10-40 U of oxytocin in 1 L crystalloid solution and initiate the oxytocin infusion following delivery of the baby.
By contrast, a crystalloid infusion will increase water content of the interstitium, potentially causing oedema, which impairs movement of oxygen and nutrients between capillaries and tissues.
In total 4 units of packed red cells 400 mL of fresh frozen plasma 1000 mL of cell salvage 3100 mL of crystalloid solution and 2500 mL of colloid solution were administrated.
The cardioprotective efficacy of the extract was studied in a crystalloid perfused heart model of I/R injury.
When shock is diagnosed fluid resuscitation should commence with a rapid (over 5 - 10 min) bolus infusion of 20 ml/kg isotonic crystalloid, e.
Cold crystalloid potassium cardioplegia for myocardial preservation was used to maintain myocardial temperature below 15 C.
Although colloid solutions may improve haemodynamic responses better than crystalloid solutions, a recent large randomised controlled trial (RCT) of using isotonic albumin in critically ill patients failed to demonstrate significant improvement in patient outcomes compared to isotonic saline solution (1).
They review the evidence on crystalloid, hypertonic, irrigating, and colloid fluids; general guidelines for non-cardiac surgeries; fluid management for intra-abdominal injury, spinal anesthesia, pediatrics, and geriatric, obstetric, pulmonary, and day surgery; invasive hemodynamic monitoring; goal-directed and non-invasive guidance of fluid therapy; hemodilution; microvascular fluid exchange; body volumes and fluid kinetics; adverse reactions; severe sepsis and septic shock; hypovolemic shock; uncontrolled hemorrhage; and fluids vs.