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Catheter-Related Infections

"Catheter-Related Infections" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Infections resulting from the use of catheters. Proper aseptic technique, site of catheter placement, material composition, and virulence of the organism are all factors that can influence possible infection.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Catheter-Related Infections" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Catheter-Related Infections" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 115 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.