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Peripheral Venous Catheter

A small, flexible tube used to deliver fluids into the body. A needle is used to insert the catheter into a vein, usually in the back of the hand or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
AIMS This multi-centre prospective field study evaluated whether peripheral venous catheter site of insertion influences the risk… Expand
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2013
2013
Objectives:The vast majority of ICU patients require some form of venous access. There are no evidenced-based guidelines… Expand
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2013
2013
Background: Peripheral venous catheters are frequently used in hospitalized patients but increase the risk of nosocomial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To describe the relationship between the use of central and peripheral venous catheters and the risk of nosocomial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Infants with birthweight <1500g (VLBW) are at high risk of healthcare-associated infection (HAI). We present surveillance data… Expand
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2007
2007
The safety of living donors is a matter of cardinal importance in addition to obtaining optimal liver grafts to be transplanted… Expand
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2007
2007
AIM To compare prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time values in concurrent blood samples obtained by direct… Expand
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVES Heparin addition to infusion fluids is used to prolong catheter patency in newborns. Heparin may also induce adverse… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Nosocomial infections (NIs) are one of the most important causes of morbidity in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs… Expand
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1994
1994
STUDY OBJECTIVE To compare prothrombin time (PT), activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT), and factor VII values in… Expand
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