The second edition adds chapters on point-of-care testing, and IVs and central venous access devices.
What does VAD stand for?
VAD stands for Venous Access Device
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We have 88 other meanings of VAD in our Acronym Attic
- Valeurs Ajoutées au Déplacement (French disabled persons transport service)
- Valor Agregado de Distribución (Guatemala)
- Value of Annual Demand
- Value-Added Data
- Value-Added Dealer
- Value-Added Distributor
- Vapor Axial Deposition
- Vascular Access Device
- Vascular Dementia
- Velocity-Azimuth Display
- Vente a Distance (French: Distance Selling)
- Ventricular Assist Device
- Versatile Automotive Diagnostics (Surrey, British Columbia, Canada)
- Vertebral Artery Dissection
- Vertical Application Device
- Veterans Affairs Department
- Vidéo À La Demande (French: Video on Demand)
- Video Archive and Dissemination
- Ville et Aménagement Durable (French: Sustainable City and Urban Planning; France)
- Vincristine, Adriamycin, Dexamethasone (chemotherapy regimen)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Data collected include patient demographics, diagnosis, pathogen, venous access device, infusion system, adverse events, clinical outcome, and patient satisfaction.
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.