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Vygon News - January-2019


Posted 26-January-2018 

Vygon UK has launched a new CT-rated midline

This month saw the launch of Vygon’s answer to easy midline insertion. smartmidline™ is a CT-rated midline (up to 325psi and 7ml/s*) that utilises the industry recognised Seldinger Technique for easy and quick placement.  



Posted 31-January-2018 

Vygon Hosts Key Clinical Meeting to Draft New Guidance

A meeting of clinicians and pharmacists is being held today (Wednesday 31st January) at Vygon UK’s headquarters in Swindon to develop key guidance for aseptic units handling cytotoxic drugs.  



Posted 08-February-2018 

Port Protectors: Helping to Reduce Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections

Infection prevention in the hospital environment is both topical and paramount to improving standards for patient care.  



Posted 27-March-2018 

Accufuser Elastomeric: New drug stability data now available for 24hr administration of piperacillin

In order to assign a shelf life to a prepared product in an elastomeric device, comprehensive stability tests must be completed.  



Posted 28-March-2018 

Field Safety Notice (FSN)

Product: Halyard Health Closed Suction Kits with Flex Connector  



Posted 22-August-2018 

New study on the efficacy and safety of continuous infusions with elastomeric pumps for OPAT

A recent study has been published in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy to explore the ‘Efficacy and safety of continuous infusions with elastomeric pups for outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT)’. The study focuses on patients with “difficult-to-treat infections” who require antibiotics over a prolonged period of time, “but are otherwise well enough to be treated as outpatients.”