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Intravenous Catheters

Known as: catheters intravenous, catheters iv, IV catheter 
A hollow tube that is inserted into a vein.
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Review
2007
Review
2007
SUMMARY Invasive candidiasis (IC) is a leading cause of mycosis-associated mortality in the United States. We examined data from… 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
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To assess the potential impact of controlling risk factors on the incidence of venous thromboembolism by estimating the… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
These guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the American College of Critical Care Medicine (for the… Expand
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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Review
1999
Review
1999
Nosocomial infections constitute a major challenge of modern medicine. On average, infections complicate 7% to 10% of hospital… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Colonization of intravenous catheters by coagulase-negative staphylococci was followed by scanning electron microscopy. Regular… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The effect of insulin on the disposal of intravenous glucose was examined employing the euglycemic insulin clamp technique in 24… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Quantitative cultures were done on 149 intravenous catheters and 40 additional intravascular inserts. Intradermal and… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
We evaluated a semiquantitative culture technic for identifying infection due to intravenous catheters: rolling the catheter… Expand