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Using a Needle Remover

Safely managing infectious sharps waste is one of the critical challenges facing health systems in low-resource settings and is an important component of an injection safety strategy. This training material provides instructions for safe use of a Balcan-type needle remover. It also includes guidance on proper maintenance and troubleshooting.

Author: Berman A

Published: 2006

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Also known as: Utilisation de l’appareil ôte aiguilles

Resource types: Training material

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Injection safety and waste management

Regions: Global