Peripherally inserted central catheter (physical object)

Known as: Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter, peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC), peripherally-inserted central venous catheter 
A central venous catheter inserted through a peripheral vein.
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1971-2018
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2015
2015
Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) is an intravenous device whose distal end is located in the vena cava, becoming a… (More)
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2014
2014
UNLABELLED Abstract Aim: To investigate the patient experience of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) insertion, the… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND As peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) use has increased, so has the upper extremity DVT rate. PICC diameter… (More)
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2012
2012
This study examined the frequency and types of complications with peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) placed in… (More)
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2011
2011
A 47-year-old woman with a history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation presented with seizure. She noted progressive fatigue in the… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Previous studies undertaken to identify risk factors for peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC)-associated DVT… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND This study was conducted to investigate decreases in catheter-related bloodstream infections (CRBSIs) through an… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To compare complication rates between central venous catheter tip location and noncentral tip location after… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is typically delivered through catheters inserted into the superior vena… (More)
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1999
1999
The development of a medical simulator that incorporates substantial training value and realism into an affordable product has… (More)
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