The major disadvantage of a power injector
is the slight risk of extravasation of contrast material into the soft tissues.
A mid-line initially inserted due to vascular access difficulties for the administration of IV antibiotics was not compatible for use with the CT power injector
This Power Injector
is designed to add flexibility to a Network Administrator's toolbox when the installation location or budget limitations require a mid-span solution."
While many contrast media power injector
systems are physically connected to the scanner, which transfers the data directly into the injector, other injector systems are IT-enabled, with hardware and software built into the system.
With the interlocking feature, users no longer have to deal with conventional single-port power injector
solutions that do not interlock and often cause troublesome entanglement of wires as new devices are added.
The Power PICC was the first CVAD with FDA approval for use with power injectors
. (14) Another PICC approved by the FDA for contrast media administration with a power injector
is the Morpheus CT (AngioDynamics, Queensbury, NY).
Power is provided to each unit via an Ethernet "power injector
" that connects to a 110-volt source and then powers the unit via its network cable.
While departments and colleges do pay a monthly maintenance fee and an installation fee per access point, that simply covers the cost of our labor and the hardware, which includes the access point, power injector
, and antennas.
Worldwide Computer Products News-19 September 2001-Agere Systems releases single-port Active Ethernet power injector
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