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There are currently 5 terms in this directory beginning with the letter V.
Vein
Blood vessel that carries deoxygenated blood toward the heart from other parts of the body.

Venous Drip Chamber
Chamber within the hemodialysis extracorporeal circuit where venous pressure is monitored. A bubble trap inside the drip chamber collects any air that enters the blood tubing.

Venous Pressure
The pressure within the venous drip chamber of the hemodialysis extracorporeal circuit.

Vital Signs
Blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration.

Vomiting
The forcible expulsion of the contents of the stomach through the mouth.
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