Monthly Archives: March 2015

IV Catheter Is Found to Reduce Bloodstream Infections and Treatment Costs

A recent study found that a central venous catheter (CVC) designed to reduce bloodstream infections totally eliminated them at a hospital in Spain. The antimicrobial CVC also sharply reduced treatment costs related to the infections, compared to the unprotected CVC … Continue reading

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