catheter device

Known as: Catheter, Catheters 
A flexible, tubular device that is used to carry fluids into or from a blood vessel, hollow organ, or body cavity.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVES The aim of this multicenter study was to evaluate the device- and procedure-related safety of a novel force-sensing… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
STUDY OBJECTIVE We compare real-time ultrasonographic guidance and the traditional landmark technique for the insertion of… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECT Catheter-related infection of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pathways is a potentially life-threatening complication of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Tunneled catheters are widely used for the provision of hemodialysis. Long-term catheter survival is limited by tunneled catheter… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Central venous catheters are a principal source of nosocomial bloodstream infections, which are difficult to control… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Dual-lumen cuffed catheters are used for vascular access in patients undergoing hemodialysis. The incidence and… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
During a comparative trial of amphotericin B vs. fluconazole for treatment of candidemia in nonneutropenic patients, data on the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To identify risk factors for infusion-related phlebitis with peripheral intravenous catheters. DESIGN A randomized… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Animal studies implicate gut bacterial translocation via the portal vein as a major factor in the pathogenesis of postinjury… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To determine the incidence rate of complications associated with vascular catheters in intensive care unit patients and to… (More)
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