needleless intravenous infusion system

needleless intravenous infusion system

A device for administering intravenous solutions that permits intravascular access without the necessity of handling a needle. These systems were developed to reduce the number of needle-stick injuries related to traditional intravenous administration of fluids.
See: needle-stick injury
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Bloodstream infections associated with a needleless intravenous infusion system in patients receiving home infusion therapy.