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Venous Access Devices (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Mark Horattas, MD, Consulting Surgeon, Department of General Surgery, Akron General Medical Center; Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine.

Coauthor(s): Kathryn L Hale, MS, PA-C, Medical Writer, eMedicine.com, Inc.

Editors: Alan D Forker, MD, Program Director of Cardiovascular Fellowship, Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jonathan Adler, MD, Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 9/25/2005

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