Sterile pre-filled saline syringes for acute care patients: a review of clinical evidence, cost-effectiveness, evidence-based guidelines, and safety

Record ID 32012000696
Authors' recomendations: No evidence was found regarding the comparative clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, guidelines or safety of pre-filled saline syringes versus single dose saline vials for diluting or reconstituting medications.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2012
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Humans
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Syringes
  • Cross Infection
Organisation Name: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health
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