infusion device

infusion device

Therapeutics A device used to administer therapeutics–eg, analgesics, antimicrobials, blood products, chemotherapy, nutrients. See Elastomeric infusion device, Electronic syringe infusion device, Mechanical infusion pump, Minibag. Cf Central venous catheter.
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If a nurse wants to send a prescription to a specific infusion devices, the infusion device and the device sending the prescription need to have a perfect handshake so the source can be authenticated.
The Infutest Solo is a standalone infusion device analyzer that also can be used with the manufacturer's ES601 Plus automatic tester.
(Plexus IS) has been awarded a United States patent for its revolutionary Anesthesia Touch, which encompasses capabilities to monitor patients, including video images while in the operating room, communicate with patient monitoring devices, interface with the patient's electronic medical record, receive and display video images of the patient during an operation and operate an infusion device connected to the patient.
Food and Drug Administration for Prometra II, the company's next-generation intrathecal infusion device.
Group 1 patients- received I V Dexmedetomidine 0.5[micro]g per kg, infused over 10mins through a controlled infusion device. Group II patients- received IV Dexmedetomidine 1 [micro]g/kg, infused over 10 mins through a controlled infusion device.
Paramedics called to the scene shortly before 5pm found Michael so badly injured that they used a special drill - known as an intraosseous infusion device - to inject fluids and medication directly into his bone marrow.
The block is then initiated with a bolus injection and continued using a dedicated pain management infusion device (NPSA 2007).
Costs attributable to the analgesic technique included anaesthetic disposables (block needle, local anaesthetic infusion device, local anaesthetic) and nursing time directly attributable to either pain management or side-effects of the analgesic agents used.
Effects of heparin versus saline solution on intermittent infusion device irrigation.
NORTH Wales based medical devices company Zi Medical has signed an agreement with B Braun Ltd (UK) for a new fluid infusion device.
The Mini Series lead screw is used in the Deltec Cozmo Primp, an insulin infusion device. The pump is a lightweight cell phone-size device worn by people with diabetes that delivers insulin at regularly scheduled intervals through a short, flexible plastic tube inserted just under the skin.
At the patient's bedside, the caregiver must scan a barcode on his or her badge to verify authorization, scan the patient's ID barcode to identify the patient, scan the barcode on the medication to confirm that it matches the patient, and then scan the infusion parameters on the IV bag to program the infusion device. If all of the barcodes correlate, the caregiver can initiate the infusion.