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IMAGING Management

Poll Finds Patient Safety is Threatened by Current Ultrasound-Guided PIV Insertion Techniques

2019 09 May

New findings highlight the urgent need to reduce contamination risk through standardized, aseptic non-touch technique A new clinician poll conducted by Nancy Moureau, RN, PhD, CRNI, CPUI, VA-BC, has found that relatively few healthcare facilities have established a standardized process for maintaining proper aseptic non-touch technique during... Read more

IMAGING Management

Parker Laboratories introduces world's first UGPIV Barrier and Securement dressing

2018 20 Jun

Parker Laboratories, Inc. announces the launch of UltraDrape™ UGPIV Barrier and Securement , the first-of-its-kind, uniquely designed dressing for use during Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Intravenous (UGPIV) procedures. The dual-action dressing was engineered to address the challenges that often arise with UGPIV such as: extended procedure times,... Read more