TITLE

lock, saline

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1264
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term saline lock is presented. Saline lock refers to an intravenous portal, usually placed and left in a vein in one of the patient's arms, that is used episodically for fluid or medication infusions. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234434

 

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