TSK Low Dead Space Hub LDS Needle (33G x 13mm)
TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle is a medical device designed for safe and efficient injections. It has a thin wall needle that reduces the dead space volume, which means less drug waste and a lower risk of needlestick injuries. The needle is made of high-quality stainless steel and has a sharp bevelled tip for easier penetration of the skin. The hub is colour-coded for easy identification and has a luer lock connection for secure attachment to syringes.
The TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle offers several benefits for medical professionals and patients. Firstly, the low dead space volume of the needle reduces the amount of drug waste, making it more economical for healthcare facilities. Secondly, the thin wall design of the needle reduces the risk of needlestick injuries, which is a common occupational hazard for healthcare workers. Thirdly, the sharp bevelled tip of the needle allows for easier and more comfortable penetration of the skin, which can reduce patient discomfort during injections.
How To Use TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle:
The TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle is designed for use with standard syringes. To use the needle, first, attach it to the syringe using the luer lock connection. Then, select the appropriate injection site and insert the needle at a 45-degree angle. Once the needle is in place, slowly inject the medication while monitoring the patient for any adverse reactions. After the injection is complete, dispose of the needle in a sharps container according to local regulations.
Side Effects of TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle:
Like all medical devices, the TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle may cause side effects in some patients. Common side effects are pain, bruising and swelling at the injection site. These side effects are normally mild and resolve independently within a few days. In rare cases, the needle may cause more serious side effects such as infection, nerve damage, or allergic reactions. Patients should be monitored for any signs of adverse reactions and medical attention sought if necessary.
Other Uses of TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle:
The TSK Low Dead Space Hub 13mm Needle is primarily used for injections in medical settings. However, it may also be used in other settings where injections are required, such as veterinary clinics or research laboratories. The low dead space volume of the needle makes it particularly useful for applications where precise dosing is required or where drug waste is a concern. Additionally, the colour-coded hub makes it easy to distinguish between different types of needles, which can be useful in settings where multiple types of injections are being administered.
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