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Venepuncture training

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.

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Saline error child dies

Two year old Emily Jerry died at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital after a pharmaceutical technician prepared her intravenous treatment with a 23 percent saline solution

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Occupational blood exposure

Leiss, J.K., Lyden, J.T., Mathews, R., Sitzman, K.L., Vanderpuije, A. Mav, D., Kendra, M.A., Klein, C. and Humphrey, C.J. (2008) Blood exposure incidence rates from the North

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Needlestick injury report

The Royal College of Nursing said simple shielded needles could stop most accidents and protect nurses from infections such as HIV and hepatitis. But the poll of nearly

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Peripheral IV pain management

Leahy, S., Kennedy, R.M., Hesselgrave, J., Gurwitch, K., Barkey, M. and Millar T.F. (2008) On the front lines: lessons learned in implementing multidisciplinary peripheral venous access

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Needlestick pain

Kennedy, R.M., Luhmann, J. and Zempsky, W.T. (2008) Clinical implications of unmanaged needle-insertion pain and distress in children. Pediatrics. 122, Supplement 3, p.S130-3. Abstract: Increasing evidence has

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Venipuncture pain reduction

Zempsky, W.T., Robbins, B. and McKay, K. (2008) Reduction of Topical Anesthetic Onset Time Using Ultrasound: A Randomized Controlled Trial Prior to Venipuncture in Young Children.

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