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emilymainzer
03-13-2015, 12:52 AM
Global leader in portable vascular imaging systems announced placement of Christie VeinViewer HD vein illumination device in 15 Baylor Scott & White Health facilities across the state of Texas.It is the first and only device to use harmless near-infrared light to detect patient vasculature and then project real time,high definition image of the vein pattern directly on the skin surface.Over 700 Baylor nurses have been trained by Christie clinicians.It is also the only device of its kind that has been shown through clinical studies to increase both first-stick success and patient satisfaction by up to 100 percent while reducing medically unnecessary PICC lines by over 30 percent.
Source: (http://www.medicaldevices-business-review.com/news/baylor-scott-white-health-deploys-christies-veinviewer-imaging-technology-120315-4530154)