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  1. [medicine] A fluid given intravenously over a period of time for medication or diagnostic purposes

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Google previewEvidence-Based Resource in Anaesthesia and Analgesia (2008)

by Martin Tramèr

The current optimal infusate is an opioid–local anaesthetic mixture. Opioids and local anaesthetics have a synergistic effect, so that lower doses of each are required for equivalent analgesia with fewer adverse effects.35 The risks are those of an epidural (dural puncture, infection, haematoma, nerve damage), the local anaesthetic (hypotension, motor block, toxicity), and the opioid, (nausea, sedation, urinary retention, respiratory depression, pruritus) (Box 4.1). Wrong doses do get ...

Google previewFast Facts for Nurses about Home Infusion Therapy (2017)

The Expert’s Best Practice Guide in a Nutshell by Lisa A. Gorski, MS, RN, HHCNS-BC, CRNI, FAAN

If the infusate is a vesicant, it should not be administered in the absence of a blood return. Regular Site Care:Skin Antisepsis, Dressing Changes, Stabilization Devices □□ Use. Figure 4.1 Powerwand midline catheter. Source: Courtesy of Access Scientific, San Diego, CA. Figure 5.1 Subcutaneously tunneled central venous catheter ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

infusate/infyooމsƗt/, a parenteral fluid slowly introduced into a patient over a specific period. infusate contamination, healthcare-associated infections where intravenous fluids (or infusates) contaminated with bacteria, fungi or viruses are transmitted, usually via intravascular catheters during surgery or other procedures. infusion /infyooމzhۑn/ >L, in, within, fundere, to pour], 1. the introduction of a substance, ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

infusate /infyoo′′sāt/, a parenteral fluid slowly introduced into a patient over a specific period. infusate contamination, the introduction of pathogens into a sterile container, the contents of which are to be infused through a sterile setup with tubing into a patient's intravascular system during surgery or other procedures. infused oil, a mixture comprised of the herb's volatile oils and another oil.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

infusate /infyoo′′sāt/, a parenteral fluid slowly introduced into a patient over a specific period. infusate contamination, the introduction of pathogens into a sterile container, the contents of which are to be infused through a sterile setup with tubing into a patient's intravascular system during surgery or other procedures. infused oil, a mixture comprised of the herb's volatile oils and another oil.

Google previewBlack’s Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Harvey Marcovitch

An abnormally low concentration of potassium in the blood, most commonly arising from long-term use of DIURETICS or from a period of intravenous hydration with insufficient potassium added to the infusate.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Infusate A fluid that is given intravenously. Infusion 1. The introduction of fluid ( e.g., nutrient, drug) via the vein. 2. The extract obtained by a steeping process. INH Abbreviation for isoniazide, an anti-tubercular and antibacterial agent that inhibits Mycobacterium cell wall synthesis. Inheritance The transmission of genetic information from parents to offspring. Inhibin Agonadal polypeptide hormone that selectively inhibits the secretion of FSH (follicle stimulating hormone). Inhibition 1.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Chemistry (2013)

infusate. As soon as the clinical condition of the patient allows, oral or gastric feeding with a low-protein formula (0.5–1.0 g kgÀ1 24 hÀ1) should be started. It is essential to restrict dietary protein to the amount tolerated without causing hyperammonemia. Some authorities recommend a special diet that provides 50 % of prescribed protein as essential amino acids. Compounds such as sodium benzoate and phenylacetate lower blood ammonia by forming complexes with glycine and ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

infusate (in-fu ̄za ̄t) [infusion] Any liquid (such as a medication dissolved in a liquid) infused or introduced into the body. 1infusible (ı ̆n-fu ̄zı ̆-bl) [L. in-, not, fusio, fusion] Not capable of being fused or melted.

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