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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.

MeSH information
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 the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Catheter-Related Infections" was a major or minor topic of these publication.