arterial puncture


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arterial puncture

Placement of a needle or catheter into an artery to sample blood gases or blood pressure, or positioning of a catheter in the aorta or the heart.
See also: puncture
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Blood gas measurement during exercise: a comparative study between arterialized earlobe sampling and direct arterial puncture in adults.
Initial experience using Prostar: a new device for percutaneous suture-mediated closure of arterial puncture sites.
Safer jugular vein cannulation: recognition of arterial puncture and preferential use of the external jugular route.
When comparing the subclavian and internal jugular vein approaches for central venous catheterization, most inadvertent arterial punctures occur during the internal jugular approach (5).
The MedClose(TM) VCS is a proprietary catheter based system that uses existing FDA/CE Mark approved licensed biologic fibrin sealant with appropriate approved existing labeling to rapidly seal arterial puncture sites following diagnostic angiography, interventional cardiology and radiological procedures.
The Angio-Seal(TM) STS PLATFORM is offered in both 6 and 8 French configurations and is indicated for use in closing the femoral arterial puncture sites following diagnostic or interventional catheterization procedures.
MANTA closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), ventricular assist (VAD), and balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV).
MANTA closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV), and the endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).
Your policy of performing arterial punctures for blood gases and venipunctures for all other testing is proper and well within your right to enforce.
X-Seal closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures such as angiograms, angioplasty, and stenting.
Jude Medical's Angio-Seal(TM) is the industry's leading vascular closure device, designed to seal femoral arterial punctures following diagnostic or interventional catheterization procedures.

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