Central Venous

Some articles on central venous, central, venous:

Central Venous Catheter
... In medicine, a central venous catheter ("central line", "CVC", "central venous line" or "central venous access catheter") is a catheter placed into a large ... fluids, obtain blood tests (specifically the "mixed venous oxygen saturation"), and directly obtain cardiovascular measurements such as the central venous pressure ...
Intravenal - Intravenous Access Devices - Central IV Lines - Central Venous Lines
... that take a more direct route into central veins ... These are collectively called central venous lines ... In the simplest type of central venous access, a catheter is inserted into a subclavian, internal jugular, or (less commonly) a femoral vein and advanced toward the heart until it reaches the superior vena ...

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