Shoeman, S., O’Connor, E.F., Harrison, R., Muirhead-Smith, A., Shah, M.A. and Ware, N. (2008) Venepuncture technique training vs practice: a survey of foundation year 1 doctors. British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 69(9), p.524-8.
This survey investigated potential disparity between foundation year 1 doctors’ formal undergraduate venepuncture training and their actual clinical practice. Is there still a high prevalence of needle and syringe use?