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catheter

Med a long slender flexible tube for inserting into a natural bodily cavity or passage for introducing or withdrawing fluid, such as urine or blood

catheter

[′kath·ə·dər]
(medicine)
A hollow, tubular device for insertion into a cavity, duct, or vessel to permit injection or withdrawal of fluids or to establish patency of the passageway.
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Chapter 117: Peripherally inserted central catheters and nontunneled central venous catheters.
Venous thrombosis associated with the placement of peripherally inserted central catheters.
The global intravenous access devices market has been segmented as below: Intravenous Access Devices Market, by Product Type Intravenous Needles Intravenous Catheters Midline Peripheral Catheter Central Catheters Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters Centrally Inserted Central Catheters Intravenous Infusion Pumps Intravenous Insulin Infusion Pumps Parenteral Feeding Infusion Pumps Intravenous Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Infusion Pumps Intravenous Syringe Infusion Pumps
Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, today announced its ArrowADVANTAGE5 pressure-injectable peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for central venous pressure (CVP) monitoring indication.
Navilyst Develops Xcela Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter II-34
Implantable Port Market -- Port Needle Market-- Central Venous Catheter Market-- Dialysis Catheter Market-- Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Market -- Peripheral Intravenous Catheter -- Syringe and Needle Market
The peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) market is expected to be the fastest growing individual segment in the region over the forecast period.
Non-coated Peripherally-inserted central catheter designed for clinician ease-of-use, smooth insertion and patient comfort
Blackburn has more than twenty years of managerial and teaching experience in healthcare, having managed 150 clinical educators and growing a peripherally inserted central catheter market from $30 million annually to over $295 million annually.
The Arrow PICC product line includes the recently introduced Arrow EVOLUTION(TM) PICC with Chlorag+ard(TM) antimicrobial technology, the first Chlorhexidine-treated peripherally inserted central catheter with both intraluminal and extraluminal protection.
The technology significantly increases correct central catheter tip placement on the first attempt with a goal of reducing the time, cost and radiation exposure associated with confirmatory chest X-rays.

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