Multiple use of disposable insulin syringe-needle units.


Fourteen insulin-dependent diabetics were asked to use their insulin syringe-needle units three times in succession to determine the efficacy and safety of this practice. The mean duration of time each patient participated in the study was 20.4 weeks, and a total of 2,000 injections were taken. No signs of infections at the injection site were observed… (More)


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@article{Hodge1980MultipleUO, title={Multiple use of disposable insulin syringe-needle units.}, author={Rashida Hodge and L S Krongaard and Marianne A. B. van der Sande and D. L. Kaiser}, journal={JAMA}, year={1980}, volume={244 3}, pages={266-7} }