Litterature - Oncology

POLYSITE® Implantable port

  • Litteratures

- Use of titanium/polyoxymethylene implantable catheter chambers and follow-up of the device at 3 months in a series of 59 patients-
Philippe DESSOGNE, Irène KRIEGEL, Marie-Cécile DOUARD

H. Boussen, Epidemiological features and complications of central venous catheters in pediatric oncology: prospective study about 125 cases, Archives de pédiatrie 13 (2006) 1107–1111.

- F. Narducci a et al, Totally implantable venous access port systems and risk factors for complications:A one-year prospective study in a cancer centre, European Journal of Surgical Oncologie June 2011.

  • Oral presentations

- Use of “high flow” totally implantable central venous access ports for hematopoeitic stem cell transplantation: a prospective study, Abderrahman Abdelkefi, Abstract EMBT congress 2010 (European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation )

- Implantable port and power-injection of contrast media : in-vitro evaluation of feasability and sacurity, MR Mavoungou P., Anesthesia dept, CLCC René Gauducheau Nantes, Congrès SFAR 2011 (Document in French)


Safety Huber needles

  • Litteratures

- Lapalu J., Totally implantable port management: impact of positive pressure during needle withdrawal on catheter tip occlusion (an experimental study), The Journal of Vascular Access 2010; 11: 46-51.

-Shimono C, Comparison of port needle with safety device between Huber Plus (HP) and Polyperf® Safe (PPS), Dept. of Radiology, Wakayama Medical University, Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2010 May;37(5):947-51.


  • Oral presentations

Positive pressure : myth or reality ?  J. LAPALU, DIVLD 2009 congress, Paris. (document in French)

- Positive pressure techniques for improving patency of totally implanted ports (TIPs), MC DOUARD, WoCoVa Congress, Amsterdam, 2010.


POLYFILM® presentation

  • Oral communication

- Placement of a new transparent occlusive film : Experience and methodology of the cancer institute CLCC Rene Gauducheau, Ph Bourcier, Régionales de Cancérologie, Nantes, 2009.

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