single-use device


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single-use device

A medical device used once for the care of a single patient and then immediately discarded.
See also: device
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Regarding single-use devices, the report acknowledges the persistent problem, often derived in "the face [of] increasing financial pressures," of reprocessing devices that were intended to be single use, and thus do not have manufacturer-provided information regarding how they would be safely reprocessed.
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