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Transfusion and Jehovahs Witness

Intravenous literature: Effa-Heap, G. (2009) Blood transfusion: implications of treating a Jehovahs Witness patient. British Journal of Nursing. 18(3), p.174-177. Abstract: Jehovah’s Witnesses believe that an individuals

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Osteomyelitis: intravenous or oral

Intravenous literature: When treating hospitalized children with acute osteomyelitis — a bacterial bone infection — an early changeover from intravenous (IV) antibiotic delivery to oral antibiotics is

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Cathflo buyout

Intravenous products: Roche has announced that it is commencing a cash tender offer for all outstanding publicly-held shares of Genentech for US$86.50 per share. Genentech are the

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Central venous catheter video

Intravenous literature: Andrew F. Shorr, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, George Washington University presents a video review of central venous catheters

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Sonix ultrasound obtains CE Mark

Intravenous products: Ultrasonix Medical Corporation, a leading developer and manufacturer of high quality diagnostic ultrasound imaging systems announced today that it has received the CE Mark

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Needlestick rates stuck

Intravenous news: Hospitals are stuck in a holding pattern in their sharps safety programs. Injury rate dropped implementation of safer sharps in 2001, but many facilities have

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IV medication error payout

Intravenous news: A jury has awarded $5 million in a Pennsylvania malpractice lawsuit filed over a hospital medication error where a woman developed permanent brain damage

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Sharps safety audit

Intravenous literature: Aziz, A.M., Ashton, H., Pagett, A., Mathieson, K., Jones, S. and Mullin, B. (2009) Sharps management in hospital: an audit of equipment, practice and awareness.

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Safe Point device award

Intravenous products: A needle safety product emerged victorious at the third annual Banbury Innovation Award. Steve Cooley, a 43-year-old dentist from Adderbury, took home the prize after

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Biofilm detachment and CRBSI

Intravenous literature: Sellam, A., Al-Niemi, T., McInnerney, K., Brumfield, S., Nantel, A. and Suci, P.A. (2009) A Candida albicans early stage biofilm detachment event in rich medium. BMC

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Safe tube-feeding in hospitals

Intravenous news: As part of their commitment to safety, Nestle HealthCare Nutrition and the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, or A.S.P.E.N., today announced the launch

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