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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

or

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

Imperative
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would cannulate
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Past Conditional
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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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It takes approximately 500 cannulations of combined new and complex accesses to achieve the highest level of competencies described in this document (Marticorena et al.
9 Fr tapered tip provides smooth insertion during difficult cannulations resulting from strictures or when accessing the minor papilla.
There are fears lives could be put at risk as the staff have also been told not to perform cannulations - the insertion of tubes into veins to deliver medicines and take fluid samples.
of Leicester, UK) help anesthetists, intensivists, and chronic pain specialists learn how to visualize anatomy while performing nerve blocks, cannulations, and injections using ultrasound on all parts of the body.
In my survey of the nurses' responses to the innovation, the score for confidence in cannulation was initially very low, but the score improved as more cannulations were successfully completed.
The Arrow FlexTip Plus, the market-leading1 Open Tip, Single-Port epidural catheter, has been proven to significantly reduce complications commonly associated with epidural catheters, such as vein cannulations and paresthesia2-3.
Eleven trial sites implanted VWING devices and 43 dialysis units participated in VWING patient cannulations throughout the study.
During the six-month follow-up period, only 9% of patients with a vascular access (AVF or AVG) had uncomplicated cannulations with two needles for every treatment, while miscannulations occurred in 31% of patients (van Loon et al.
Mechanical complications of central venous cannulations by experienced operators: a prospective study of 1794 catheterisations in critically ill patients.
This unique construction inhibits blood leakage following suturing of the vascular graft or after the repeated needle cannulations necessary for hemodialysis access treatments.
The concerns of nurses, especially with difficult cannulations, were also noted.