- Hypodermic needle. // Materials Management in Health Care;Oct96, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p37
Features the B-D Safety Glide for hypodermic needles. Shielding of needle immediately after injection; Prevention of needlesticks.
- NEWS IN BRIEF: MASSACHUSETTS. // Advocate;5/5/92, Issue 602, p27
Reports that two activists were charged with illegal possession of hypodermic needles in Boston, Massachusetts.
- New needlestick law for US. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/06/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 3, p392
Reports that the United States Congress has passed a law requiring that safety-engineered needles be used in American health care facilities. How the devices automatically eliminate needles or retract, cover or blunt them after use; Additional requirement that a log be kept of needlestick injuries.
- Needling Mosquitoes. // National Geographic Kids;Dec2002, Issue 326, p9
Deals with the hypodermic needle designed by Japanese scientists that looks like a mosquito's jagged stinger for a painless shot. Reason behind the painless shot mechanism of the needle.
- Shouldn't Everything Just Click? // Diabetes Health;Apr/May2008, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p25
The article presents information related to a DiabetesHealthTV.com episode on pen needles with ClickfineÂ® technology for diabetics.
- Gas Leak. McNally, Bob // Salt Water Sportsman;Oct2006, Vol. 67 Issue 10, p43
The article offers instructions for venting an inflated bottomfish using a hypodermic needle.
- FDA-approved safety device reduces needlestick injuries. // Urology Times;Jun2003, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p44
Announces the availability of NeedleZap, a safety device to reduce accidental needlestick injuries, from E Med Future Inc. Contact information.
- Look mom--no needles! Elder, Nina // Better Homes & Gardens;Mar1999, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p96
Reports on the development of Numby Stuff, a product that helps prevent the sting from needle sticks. Delivery of anesthesia into the skin using an electric current instead of a needle; Use by physicians of the needle-free method on children before inserting an intravenous needle.
- Hagedorn needle. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p999
A definition of the term "Hagedorn needle," which refers to a surgical needle, is presented.