needleless device


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needleless device

A device that has no exposed sharp surface, used to inject drugs and fluids. It is designed to decrease the risk of needle-stick injuries by health care professionals.
See also: device
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(6) In our case, a needleless device had been used in another centre for the procedure.
The wireless, needleless device tested in the study was designed by Jiande Chen, PhD, professor at the University of Texas' Medical Branch at Galveston, and allows clinicians to tailor the frequency and amplitude of the electrical waves used to stimulate acupuncture points.
The needleless device will help improve the compliance with patients, especially those patients who are scared of injections.