News update

September 1995
Materials Management in Health Care;Sep95, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the neglect of using the safety features of discarded needles. Reduction of injuries with the use of needle safety devices according to the report of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Possibility that safety devices such as needleless or protected needle intravenous access increase patients' risk for bloodstream infections.


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