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Synonyms for infusion

Synonyms for infusion

a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)

the process of extracting certain active properties (as a drug from a plant) by steeping or soaking (usually in water)

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(medicine) the passive introduction of a substance (a fluid or drug or electrolyte) into a vein or between tissues (as by gravitational force)

the act of infusing or introducing a certain modifying element or quality

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The infusion set for pressure infusion to be used in infusion pumps Infuzomat P 6.
Home infusion therapy facilitates intravenous at-home administration of medicines into the patient's body through needle and catheter.
Propofol infusion syndrome (PRIS) was first reported by Parke et al (1) in 1992 in children receiving propofol.
Tysabri (natalizumab), which is given as a monthly IV infusion, was withdrawn in 2005 by Biogen Idec and Elan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Nettle infusion: Probably the most effective method of receiving the nourishing, medicinal properties of nettles year-round is in an infusion.
Pulling special infusion bags behind them - roller suitcases marked ``Doodle Bug'' for Charlie and ``Lady Bug'' for Katie that hold blankets and toys used only during the process - the children carried the bouquets toward nurses Jennifer Richlin and Sid Urbano, who greeted them at the second floor of the medical center.
Polyworx, a seven-year-old software company in the Netherlands, brought out RTM-Worx software for simulating resin flow in RTM and vacuum infusion processes.
The number of patients requiring on-going infusion therapy after discharge from an acute care facility is growing steadily.
Two terminally ill cancer patients this week received infusions of genetically engineered white blood cells designed to attack their intractable tumors, marking the first attempt to use gene therapy against cancer, federal scientists announced.
Global Infusion Systems Pipeline Analysis, Opportunity Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2016 provides key data, information and analysis on the global infusion systems market.
Browse the full Global Market Study on Home Infusion Therapy: Needless Connectors to Witness Highest Growth by 2020 report athttp://persistencemarketresearch.
Tackling the problem of voids in vacuum infusion of large parts, MAN Technologic AG in Augsburg, Germany, showed a prototype of a casing for an Ariane booster rocket that could be made in two composite segments, replacing seven much heavier steel pieces.
Certainly, amazing feats can be accomplished from a hospital bed, but proponents of home infusion therapy maintain nothing beats the comfort, convenience - and often substantially lower cost - of home treatment.
Infusion therapy for hydration, nutrition and pain management.
Then the volunteers received a slow-drip intravenous infusion of saline from a hidden bottle.