Malaria transmission through heparin locks for children in paediatric ward was reported from other hospital in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia (2).
What does HL stand for?
HL stands for Heparin Lock (catheter attachment)
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- Head Linesman (football)
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- Hearing Loss
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- Heavy Lift
- Heel Line
- Heilig (German: Holy)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The practice of sequentially administering sedation medications using the same syringe and needles to all patients in an individual clinic session through a heparin lock attached to an IV cannula was determined to be the mechanism for patient-to-patient transmission of HBV and HCV.
All the products on the list are the Monoject PreFill Heparin Lock Flush Syringes, in strengths of 10 U/mL or 100 U/mL.
Plasmodium falciparum malaria transmitted in hospital through heparin locks.
Cohen discusses "the power of parphenalia," everything from the Heparin locks to electronic fetal monitors and having an episiotomy.
Woodcock warned health care professionals not to use any Baxter heparin products that are in single- or multiple-use vials, or heparin lock flush products.