flush device

flush device

an apparatus in a hemodynamic monitoring system used to infuse normal saline to remove air bubbles, clear blood, and assure line patency. This ensures transmission of a clear pressure wave from a catheter to a transducer to provide accurate arterial or venous pressure measures.
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The Smart Flush device makes it easy for consumers to conserve by reducing the water consumed by each toilet flush.
VASCEZE(TM), our patented catheter flush device, is planned for introduction in September 1996.
AN INVENTOR has set up his own manufacturing process to make his new water-saving toilet flush device.
Our two new products, the flush device and closed suction, have held to the revised manufacturing schedule with both products projected for September introduction.
The outlook for Fiscal 1996 remains optimistic given recent FDA approvals of both the flush device and closed suction catheter products which we expect to introduce during the second half of the fiscal year.
NASDAQ:VITL) announced the receipt of 510K notification by the FDA to market its Vascular Access Flush Device ("Viringe") for both saline and heparin applications.
As previously announced the flush device utilized in both the hospital and home care markets is expected to be commercially introduced to the market in March, 1996.
The Viringe, a pre-filled needleless flush device, has been developed as an improvement over pre-filled syringes used to periodically flush IV catheter lines to prevent clotting at the top of the catheter.
The first, a flush device for venous access catheters, will be utilized in both the hospital setting and in the rapidly expanding homecare field.
After the audit, NW could provide to set up a range of free water efficiency products including aerated shower heads, tap inserts and dual flush devices for toilets and would also be rendering free products for the garden including a free water butt, trigger hose gun and water-saving gel for compost.
Welsh Water's website recommends conservation tips, such as fitting saver- flush devices on toilets and turning the tap off when brushing your teeth.
Only lower OEM sales of stopcocks to Baxter, down $116,000, and lower sales of flush devices to B.