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November 8, 2012
CDC Grand Rounds Webcast: Unsafe Injection Practices in the U.S. Healthcare System
Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 1-2 p.m. ET
Injectable medicines are commonly used in healthcare settings for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of various illnesses. Unsafe injection practices
put patients at risk of infection, and have been associated with a wide variety of procedures and settings. Unsafe injections also increase the burden on
patients, healthcare providers, and medical care and public health systems. This harm is preventable through renewed attention to infection control and
injection safety practices. The CDC is hosting a session of their Grand Rounds that will explore the future of injection safety in public health.
Click here for a copy of the injection safety checklist that will
be discussed at the upcoming Grand Rounds.
Watch the live webcast
with a broadband or slower connection. Note: The
webcast links are only active during the date and time of the session, but all sessions will be archived for future viewing.
More information on CDC Grand Rounds programs at
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