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central

(Essential), adjective basal, basic, capital, cardinal, chief, crucial, dominant, elemental, first, foremost, foundational, fundamental, highly important, indispensable, intrinsic, intrinsical, key, main, major, necessary, pivotal, primal, primary, principal, requisite, ruling, significant, supreme, underlying, vital

central

(Situated near center), adjective center, centric, centrical, equidistant, focal, halfway, inmost, inner, medial, median, mesial, middle, middlemost, midmost
Associated concepts: central board of appeals, central filing, centralization center of gravity doctrine
See also: basic, cardinal, federal, fundamental, important, indispensable, integral, intermediate, leading, master, material, outstanding, primary

CENTRAL. Relating to the centre, or placed in the centre; as, the central courts of the United States, are those located in the city of Washington, whose jurisdiction extends over the whole country. These are, first, the Senate of the United States, when organized to try impeachments; secondly, the Supreme Court of the United States.
     2. The government of the United States is the central government.

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Infectious complications of percutaneous central venous catheterization in pediatric patients.
3-5) Guide wire retention during central venous catheterization is not unheard of.
Central venous catheterization has attained a phenomenal role in the treatment of seriously sick patients.
Neurological manifestations of cerebral air embolism as a complication of central venous catheterization.
The technique of percutaneous central venous catheterization was described first by Aubaniac (1) in 1952.
Mask laryngeal without additional balloon for inflation and deflation of the cuff;set for central venous catheterization according to seldinger
INTRODUCTION: Central venous catheterization is a useful procedure for intra operative hemodynamic monitoring, for infusion of large volume of fluid, difficult peripheral venous access and parental feeding.
Most of the methods do not specify optimal degree of head rotation during Central venous catheterization (CVC).
Contract notice: Delivery kits for central venous catheterization.

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