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Baxter IV pump alert

Intravenous products: Baxter International Inc. has found more problems with its long-troubled “Colleague” intravenous fluid pumps, including software glitches the company…

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Baxter charitable donations

Intravenous news: Baxter International Inc. and The Baxter International Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Baxter, today announced their combined 2008 charitable…

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Needlestick reduction

Intravenous products: A Sheffield-based healthcare company, B Braun Medical, is helping to prevent needlestick injuries to NHS staff. The companys patented safety…

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Phenergan claim

Intravenous news: The US Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that pharmaceutical companies can be sued over serious side effects of drugs even…

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Baxa acquired ForHealth Tech

Intravenous products: Baxa Corp., involved in packaging and administering medications, said Tuesday it has acquired ForHealth Technologies, Inc., a Florida-based healthcare robotics…

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Hand washing video

Intravenous news: CancerNursing.org have provided a free video on Hand Washing Technique. The video is presented by Charlotte Johnson, Hand Hygiene…

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CRBSI treatment

Intravenous literature: Wilcox, M.H., Tack, K.J., Bouza, E., Herr, D.L., Ruf, B.R., Ijzerman, M.M., Croos-Dabrera, R.V., Kunkel, M.J. and Knirsch,…

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IV pumps in home care

Intravenous news: In a report published today, the Netherlands Health Care Inspectorate writes there is inadequate collaboration between professionals involved in…

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Syringe recycling scandal

Intravenous news: Modasa’s deadly Hepatitis-B trail has led investigators to a major medical waste recycling racket in Ahmedabad’s own backyard.…

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CLABSI prevention

Intravenous news: A widely heralded Johns Hopkins safety initiative to reduce bloodstream infections in intensive care units (ICUs)

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PICC comparison

Intravenous Literature: Di Giacomo, M. (2009) Comparison of three peripherally-inserted central catheters: pilot study. British Journal of Nursing. 18(1), p.8-16. Abstract:…

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Aseptic technique variations

Intravenous literature: Aziz, A-M. (2009) Variations in aseptic technique and implications for infection control. British Journal of Nursing. 18(1), p.26-31. Abstract: Healthcare-acquired…

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Gemstar infusion system

Intravenous products: Hospira, Inc., a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company, today announced the  introduction of the with GemStar(TM) Infusion…

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Triple lumen PICC

Intravenous products: Teleflex Medical, a division of Teleflex Incorporated, has introduced the Arrow® Pressure Injectable Triple Lumen PICC (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter),…

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