Changing Part of Central Line Could Reduce Hospital Infections (video) Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... 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. Credit Georgia Regents University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.