access device


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Access Device

A device used to obtain access to one of the body’s fluid compartments—e.g., Hickman catheter, central line, PICC, Port-a-Cath, shunts and other devices.

access device

Intensive care Any device used to obtain access to the body's fluid compartments–eg, Hickman catheter, central line, PICC, Port-a-Cath, shunts and other devices. See Vascular access.
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The new platform will speed development and deployment of advanced low-cost gateways, integrated access devices (IADs), wireless access devices, and routers.
Although the check is not an access device under Regulation E, the transaction is nonetheless covered by the regulation.
You might have one for your satellite, one for your cable, one for your digital video disk, and one for your Internet access device.
When it is likely that increased noise will create problems in the work place, it is necessary that the rehabilitation professional recommend access devices with few noise problems or develop strategies to minimize noise generated by the access device in the work place.
Access Switching is the latest in softswitch technology and enables access devices, such as the widely deployed Alcatel Litespan, to function as a Class 5 switch, media gateway and as a NGDLC.
The AXN10-8 Pseudo-Wire Access Device and Axerra's complete range of award-winning solutions for mobile wireless backhaul will be showcased at CTIA WIRELESS 2007, March 27 - 29 in Orlando, Florida at Axerra Networks' booth # 2055.
Philips Semiconductors will leverage its systems-on-silicon design expertise and high-volume manufacturing capability to deliver single-chip integrated access devices and supporting software.
i2Telecom International's revenue model includes recurring monthly subscriptions and prepaid services, as well as revenue from the sale of its integrated access devices, call minute termination fees and royalties from original equipment manufacturers.
ZyXEL's new SMB VoIP Integrated Access Device and SMB VoIP router can bridge the move to VoIP for growing businesses.
announced today that it has begun clinical use of the company's Pathway(TM) Ureteral Access Device in the United States.
announced today that the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has granted clearance to begin marketing the company's Pathway(TM) Ureteral Access Device in the United States.