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Survey: 94% of UK surgeons have encountered a needlestick injury

Survey: 94% of UK surgeons have encountered a needlestick injury

Needle stick injuries are common and can transmit many blood-borne pathogens

Needle stick injuries are common and can transmit many blood-borne pathogens

FIT UK releases new set of six 'Golden Rules' on diabetes injection technique

FIT UK releases new set of six 'Golden Rules' on diabetes injection technique

BD launches new safety blood collection device in the UK

BD launches new safety blood collection device in the UK

NHS Trusts not compliant with safer sharps rules two years after regulation enacted, says new MindMetre reseach

NHS Trusts not compliant with safer sharps rules two years after regulation enacted, says new MindMetre reseach

Antiviral-based therapies have potential to protect humans from deadly Ebola virus

Antiviral-based therapies have potential to protect humans from deadly Ebola virus

Researchers identify new Chinese herbal medicine that inhibits hepatitis C virus activity

Researchers identify new Chinese herbal medicine that inhibits hepatitis C virus activity

Microneedle technique may provide a painless way to deliver drugs, vaccines

Microneedle technique may provide a painless way to deliver drugs, vaccines

West Pharmaceutical Services expands NovaGuard portfolio of needle safety products

West Pharmaceutical Services expands NovaGuard portfolio of needle safety products

Incidence of needlestick injuries appears to be lower among employees at retail pharmacy chain

Incidence of needlestick injuries appears to be lower among employees at retail pharmacy chain

FDA clears Tangent Medical’s NovaCath Secure IV Catheter System

FDA clears Tangent Medical’s NovaCath Secure IV Catheter System

Retractable Technologies introduces novel safety blood collection device

Retractable Technologies introduces novel safety blood collection device

Study confirms RMS High-Flo Subcutaneous Needle Sets as 'safety sets'

Study confirms RMS High-Flo Subcutaneous Needle Sets as 'safety sets'

GVDI develops PERCUGUARD needlestick prevention device

GVDI develops PERCUGUARD needlestick prevention device

Most healthcare workers do not believe that syringe needlestick injuries have been eliminated

Most healthcare workers do not believe that syringe needlestick injuries have been eliminated

Unilife and IMCO enter exclusive marketing program for Unitract range of 1mL safety syringes

Unilife and IMCO enter exclusive marketing program for Unitract range of 1mL safety syringes

Revolutions Medical announces completion of designs for 5ml and 10ml fixed needle RevVac Safety Syringes

Revolutions Medical announces completion of designs for 5ml and 10ml fixed needle RevVac Safety Syringes

Study finds passive safety engineered devices effective for NSI prevention

Study finds passive safety engineered devices effective for NSI prevention

Unitract Tuberculin syringe clears FDA 510k market clearance

Unitract Tuberculin syringe clears FDA 510k market clearance

Greater clarity on legal implications of testing incapacitated patients for blood-borne viruses needed

Greater clarity on legal implications of testing incapacitated patients for blood-borne viruses needed