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Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University

Changing Part of Central Line Could Reduce Hospital Infections

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Caption: Simply replacing the connector in the IV system in patients with central lines could help reduce deadly bloodstream infections, researchers at Georgia Regents University have found. Dr. Cynthia C. Chernecky, a Professor of Nursing at GRU and a corresponding author discuss the study.

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