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can·nu·late

also can·u·late (kăn′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. can·nu·lat·ed, can·nu·lat·ing, can·nu·lates or can·u·lat·ed or can·u·lat·ing or can·u·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

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canulate

vb
(Surgery) (tr) to insert a cannula into (a person)
adj
(Surgery) shaped like a cannula
ˌcannuˈlation, ˌcanuˈlation n

cannulate


Past participle: cannulated
Gerund: cannulating

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.cannulate - introduce a cannula or tube into; "Cannulate the blood vessel in the neck"
infix, insert, introduce, enter - put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text"
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The standard technique for cannulating fistulas is the rope-ladder technique, which involves cannulating the entire length of the fistula in a different site every time to allow healing of the previous puncture site.
In order to maximize the longevity of the fistula, the nephrology nurse cannulating Ms.
In many patients, palpating and cannulating the arteriovenous fistula is challenging; the use of VWING(TM) is demonstrated to improve cannulation success with fewer attempts, thereby improving the experience for patients and healthcare professionals and providing a safe alternative for establishing cannulatable fistulas," said Avi Kometz, Partner at Deerfield.
She often takes a clinical role to help out when the ward is busy, ranging from triage, patient personal hygiene, medication administration to procedures like cannulating, catheter insertion, wound dressings, even attending to doctors' rounds.
High take-off of the coronary arteries may cause difficulty in cannulating the vessels during coronary arteriography.
Purpose: To explore and describe, from a nursing perspective, the clinical benefits of cannulating mature arteriovenous fistulas prior to the start of clinically urgent hemodialysis treatments.
Cannulating the hemodialysis access through a stent graft-is it advisable?
Bosses have also introduced new airways equipment to help patients with breathing difficulties and new cannulating equipment which allows a tube to be inserted into the body to administer drugs or drain off blood or fluids.
A pancreatogram was done after cannulating the pancreatic duct through the major papilla.
However, often there were problems cannulating the pulmonary artery and fluoroscopy was required.