Port-A-Cath

Known as: TIVAS, Portacath, Port A Cath 
A generic term that describes any implantable venous access device that is inserted into a central vein, and connected to a port that can be palpated… (More)
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1985-2017
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2013
2013
INTRODUCTION Steroid-refractory graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) remains a challenging therapeutic problem after allogeneic… (More)
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2012
2012
A 46-year-old woman presented to the emergency department (ED) with new onset atrial fibrillation (AF) with a rapid ventricular… (More)
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2011
2011
There are several techniques for insertion of a central venous catheter with subcutaneous port (Portacath) [1—3]. The approach… (More)
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2010
2010
Percutaneous intravenous devices are an essential component of modern health care. Although they are generally associated with a… (More)
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2007
2007
A 34 year old woman diagnosed with breast cancer and liver metastases underwent a left subclavian Portacath insertion. During the… (More)
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1997
1997
A 44 year old man who had a resection for an adenocarcinoma of the tranverse colon was also found to have a metastatic nodule in… (More)
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1994
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1994
The use of central venous catheters in patients suffering from haematological disorders has brought enormous benefits, but has… (More)
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1991
1991
The incidence of bacteraemia and fungaemia was determined in 29 adults with cystic fibrosis (CF) during 50 consecutive admissions… (More)
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1988
1988
Fifty Portacaths have been inserted in patients undergoing prolonged outpatient chemotherapy, most for haematological disease… (More)
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