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Central venous catheter, device

Known as: Venous Catheter, Central, Central Venous Access Catheter, catheter central venous 
A tube surgically placed into a blood vessel for the purpose of giving intravenous fluid and drugs. It also can be used to obtain blood samples. This… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BackgroundInsertion of a central venous catheter (CVC) is common practice in critical care medicine. Complications arising from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND In a single-center study published more than a decade ago involving patients presenting to the emergency department… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Bevacizumab plus fluoropyrimidine-based chemotherapy is standard treatment for first-line and bevacizumab-naive second… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Nasal carriers of Staphylococcus aureus are at increased risk for health care-associated infections with this organism… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
When planning parenteral nutrition (PN), the proper choice, insertion, and nursing of the venous access are of paramount… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective:To determine whether a multifaceted systems intervention would eliminate catheter-related bloodstream infections (CR… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract These guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the American College of Critical Care Medicine… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
These guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the American College of Critical Care Medicine (for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Reported risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) vary widely, and the magnitude and independence of each are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
See related articles on pp 267-274 and 275-280 and editorial comment on pp 304-306. Noncuffed central venous catheters used for… Expand
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