Who let the bugs in
Department of Anesthesiology; Department of Surgery
Catheterization, Peripheral; Catheters, Indwelling; Equipment Contamination; Equipment Design
Efficacy of three different valve systems of needle-free closed connectors in avoiding access of microorganisms to endovascular catheters after incorrect handling. Crit Care Med. 2008 Sep;36(9):2558-61.
DOI of Published Version
Crit Care Med. 2008 Sep;36(9):2689-90. Link to article on publisher's site
Critical care medicine
Walz JM, Faris K, Heard SO. (2008). Who let the bugs in. Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Publications. https://doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181841e1d. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/anesthesiology_pubs/21