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cannulate

 [kan´u-lāt]
to introduce a cannula, which may be left in place.

cannulate

also

canulate

(kăn′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. cannu·lated, cannu·lating, cannu·lates
To insert a cannula into (a bodily cavity, duct, or vessel), as for the drainage of fluid or the administration of medication.
adj.
Tubular; hollow.

can′nu·la′tion n.

cannulate

to introduce a cannula, which may be left in place.
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Tip 6: If you are cannulating with ultrasound guidance, make sure you have a cover on the probe to prevent blood getting on it.
Participants talked about actively looking for opportunities to learn within the work setting and liked the challenge of cannulating.
Therefore, instead of getting an MRCP or ERCP we obtained a pancreatogram by cannulating the pancreatic duct through the major papilla in the resected specimen.
When procedure training was followed, the success rate at cannulating and dilating the maxillary opening was 97.
2016) noted that patients were most concerned about the physical complications associated with cannulating their fistula and graft, and recommended future research be conducted on developing methods to reduce pain and fear.
There were no serious and life-threatening complications while cannulating right IJV.
4 In this patient, we used a novel approach of cardiopulmonary bypass of cannulating the pulmonary artery and the descending aorta, diverting the path of emboli away from the cerebral circulation.
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In my opinion the dialysis cannulas deserve a space in the haemodialysis nurse's cannulating arsenal and although there are many positives there are a few points that nurses need to consider before reaching for a dialysis cannula.
No attempt was made at cannulating radial artery in the same sitting.
In both of them IOC had been attempted, resulting in one failure in cannulating the cystic duct and one normal cholangiogram.