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In medicine, a catheter is a tube that can be inserted into a body cavity, duct, or vessel. Catheters . In most uses, a catheter is a thin, flexible tube ("soft" catheter), though in some uses, it is a larger, solid ("hard") catheter. A catheter left inside the body, either temporarily or permanently, may be referred to as an indwelling catheter. A permanently inserted catheter may be referred to as a permcath.
COVID-plagued California nursing homes often had problems in past

COVID-plagued California nursing homes often had problems in past

FDA approves SFU professor's invention to wean COVID-19 patients from ventilators

FDA approves SFU professor's invention to wean COVID-19 patients from ventilators

Researchers are exploring ways to predict the risk of vasoconstriction

Researchers are exploring ways to predict the risk of vasoconstriction

New study highlights inequity in access to TAVR procedure across Canada

New study highlights inequity in access to TAVR procedure across Canada

Innovative approach offers kidney-sparing treatment option for upper tract urothelial cancer

Innovative approach offers kidney-sparing treatment option for upper tract urothelial cancer

AAN publishes updated practice advisory on closure of common heart defect after stroke

AAN publishes updated practice advisory on closure of common heart defect after stroke

Alternative imaging technique shows promise for safer heart procedures

Alternative imaging technique shows promise for safer heart procedures

An alternative imaging technique for safer heart procedures

An alternative imaging technique for safer heart procedures

SCAI releases position statement on adult congenital cardiac interventional training

SCAI releases position statement on adult congenital cardiac interventional training

Novel 3D fusion imaging improves diagnosis of coronary artery disease

Novel 3D fusion imaging improves diagnosis of coronary artery disease

3D fusion imaging improves coronary artery disease diagnosis

3D fusion imaging improves coronary artery disease diagnosis

China with the world: COVID-19 experts dialogues - the 2nd talk transcript

China with the world: COVID-19 experts dialogues - the 2nd talk transcript

A non-invasive method to predict intracranial pressure

A non-invasive method to predict intracranial pressure

Ticagrelor therapy, without aspirin, can benefit patients with acute coronary syndrome

Ticagrelor therapy, without aspirin, can benefit patients with acute coronary syndrome

Taking ticagrelor alone better for patients with complex heart disease

Taking ticagrelor alone better for patients with complex heart disease

10-year follow-up study shows safety, efficacy of stenting compared with bypass surgery

10-year follow-up study shows safety, efficacy of stenting compared with bypass surgery

Treatment with ticagrelor alone reduces adverse events in patients with diabetes

Treatment with ticagrelor alone reduces adverse events in patients with diabetes

Revita DMR therapy has potential to transform lives of patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes

Revita DMR therapy has potential to transform lives of patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes

Renal denervation effective in patients with untreated high blood pressure

Renal denervation effective in patients with untreated high blood pressure

Heart size of dogs affects both vortex flow and pressure difference

Heart size of dogs affects both vortex flow and pressure difference