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Use of op site as an occlusive dressing for total parenteral nutrition catheters.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6808175     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A retrospective study of standard hyperalimentation catheter dressing compared to the use of Op Site has demonstrated that Op Site is cost and time effective and is efficacious for attaining a low catheter sepsis rate. It is easy for nursing personnel to apply and comfortable for the patients to wear. Op Site may be contraindicated in diaphoretic patients.
Authors:
P J Palidar; D A Simonowitz; M R Oreskovich; E P Dellinger; W A Edwards; S Adams; J Karkeck
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0148-6071     ISO Abbreviation:  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr     Publication Date:    1982 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-17     Completed Date:  1982-09-17     Revised Date:  2007-02-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7804134     Medline TA:  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  150-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Bandages*
Catheterization
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Parenteral Nutrition / nursing*
Parenteral Nutrition, Total / economics,  nursing*
Sepsis / prevention & control*
Structure-Activity Relationship

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