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Infusion Pumps MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Infusion Pumps
Tree Number(s)
E07.505
E07.858.082.505
Unique ID
D007260
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007260
Annotation
/psychol permitted; coord IM with drug /‌admin (IM); INFUSION PUMPS, IMPLANTABLE is also available
Scope Note
Fluid propulsion systems driven mechanically, electrically, or osmotically that are used to inject (or infuse) over time agents into a patient or experimental animal; used routinely in hospitals to maintain a patent intravenous line, to administer antineoplastic agents and other drugs in thromboembolism, heart disease, diabetes mellitus (INSULIN INFUSION SYSTEMS is also available), and other disorders.
Entry Term(s)
Drug Infusion Systems
Infusion Pump
Infusion Pumps, External
Infusors
Intravenous Drug Delivery System
Intravenous Drug Delivery Systems
Perfusion Pumps
Pumps, Infusion
NLM Classification #
WB 354
Previous Indexing
Infusions, Intra-Arterial (1978-1986)
Infusions, Parenteral (1966-1986)
Perfusion, Regional (1978-1986)
Public MeSH Note
87
History Note
87
Date Established
1987/01/01
Date of Entry
1986/06/04
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Infusion Pumps Preferred
Intravenous Drug Delivery Systems Narrower
Drug Infusion Systems Narrower
Infusion Pumps, External Narrower
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