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Hospitals can decrease the risk for air embolism by establishing policies and procedures that contain specific air embolism prevention protocols for central venous access device insertion, management and removal.
The second edition adds chapters on point-of-care testing, and IVs and central venous access devices.
Central venous access device infections in the critical care unit.
95 Paperback Essential clinical skills for nurses RC683 For student and nurses, Dougherty (nurse consultant, intravenous therapy, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust) provides a guide to central venous access devices (CVADs), with a chapter each on venous anatomy, insertion, and features of CVADs; peripherally inserted central catheters; non-tunneled short-term catheters; skin-tunneled catheters; implanted ports; management; the hazards of insertion; complications; and patient perspectives.
PED1 COMPLICATIONS OF CENTRAL VENOUS ACCESS DEVICES IN PEDIATRIC HEMOPHILIA PATIENTS.
A recently published article on the care and maintenance of central venous access devices describes the benefits of intraluminal protection connectors for preventing catheter-related bloodstream infections (CR-BSI).
today announced that the clinical data from its Phase 2 alfimeprase trial in patients with occluded central venous access devices (CVADs) will be presented at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 46th Annual Meeting and Exposition on December 4, 2004 in San Diego, California.
1In-vitro and animal data on file; Sheep study duration: 25-30 days 2Nurse's guide to understanding and treating thrombotic occlusion of central venous access devices.