Structure of cephalic vein

Known as: VEIN, CEPHALIC, Cephalic vein of forearm, Vena cephalica 
One of five superficial veins of the upper extremity, beginning at the radial aspect of the wrist area, wrapping around the forearm and emptying into… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Central venous access is extensively used in oncology, though practical information from randomized trials on the most… (More)
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2003
2003
Native cephalic vein remains the superior dialysis conduit, even thirty years after it was first described. However, up to 37% of… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether the preoperative minimal cephalic vein size in the forearm was… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Over the past 17 years, our group has developed and clinically applied an in vitro endothelialization procedure… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Implantation of transvenous implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) by use of a nonthoracotomy approach has… (More)
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2000
2000
Background: Chronic indwelling central venous access devices (CICVAD) generally are placed by the percutaneous subclavian vein… (More)
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2000
2000
Complication rates after pacemaker implantation decline after increasing operator experiences (total cases), activity (cases per… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND A large proportion of late failures of radiocephalic arteriovenous fistulae are related to the progression of intimal… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE Primary radiocephalic arteriovenous fistulas (RCAVFs) have classically been used for the initiation of dialysis. If a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The radiocephalic arteriovenous fistula remains the method of choice for haemodialysis access. In order to assess their… (More)
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