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Catheters, Vascular, Infusion, Peripheral, Protective

Definition : Peripheral infusion vascular catheters that incorporate a plastic shielding mechanism that enables the user to pull or retract the introducer needle into the shield after withdrawing the needle from the vein; the shield locks over the needle. These protective catheters are used for accidental needlestick prevention during peripheral intravenous access using catheters.

Entry Terms : "Protective Peripheral Infusion Catheters" , "Needlestick Prevention Devices" , "Sharps Injury Prevention Devices"

UMDC code : 18331

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Company Type: Parent

BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public.

Retractable Technologies Inc

Company Type: Parent

Retractable Technologies Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets safety needle devices for the healthcare industry. The Company's VanishPoint products utilize a patented friction ring mechanism. VanishPoint products are designed specifically to prevent needlestick injuries and to prevent reuse.

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