injection cap

injection cap

a rubber diaphragm under a plastic cap. It permits needle insertion into a catheter or vial.
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Cleasning should be mechanical as well as chemical and the injection cap must be allowed to dry thoroughly before anything is injected into the CVC.
Do not touch the injection cap once it has been cleaned.
To aspirate a central line, clean the injection cap, carefully attach an empty 10-mL syringe, and gently pull back on the plunger.
Used anywhere a standard injection cap is used, it is compatible with leading pre-filled medication systems.
The Full Spectrum Tray also includes the CLC2000[TM] needle-free injection cap to avoid accidental needlestick.