catheter

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a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open

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Iliac vein stenosis secondary to femoral catheter placement.
10-12) The authors reported no femoral catheter related complications despite repetitive and acute hip flexion in these protocols.
A tunnelled femoral catheter was placed the following day and a continuous infusion of 0.
147) Clinical characteristics of catheter exit site Type of catheter used Femoral catheter 19 (12%) 29 (25%) 7.
The rate of thrombosis related to femoral catheter is reported to be higher compared to the rate of thrombosis related to internal jugular catheterization (13,30).
dubliniensis candidemia, Candida species isolated from the urine and endotracheal secretions (speciation not done), and Acinetobacter baumannii (cultured from the endotracheal secretions and femoral catheter tip), no other important microorganisms were isolated.
Four patients undergoing TKJR managed their femoral catheter at home from postoperative days two to five.
Prior to induction of anaesthesia, a femoral catheter was inserted aseptically following Winnie's landmarks (1).
Central pediatric femoral catheter dihydrofolic polyurethane two lumen 5f
Contract notice: Radial artery catheters, femoral catheter and seldinger type expte, 45/2016.
Prior Information Notice: "catheters for radial artery, femoral catheter and seldinger type ~destined to general hospital universitario gregorio maranon.
11],[12],[13] In addition, femoral catheters tend to lose patency earlier due to the proximity to the hip joint.
Treatment for suspected catheter-associated bloodstream infection in critically ill patients with femoral catheters should include antimicrobials that cover for gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria and for Candida species.
A distinction is made between radial catheters and femoral catheters.