Independent studies have documented hazardous drugs in the urine of healthcare workers . Exposure and uptake present serious hazards to health and safety. Studies have also shown that only airtight and leak-proof devices prevent chemical contamination.
Healthcare workers who handle hazardous drugs, including nurses and pharmacists, may be subject to acute and long term health risks. Multiple studies show that exposure to some lifesaving drugs may lead to cancer, reproductive problems, genetic conditions and other serious concerns.
The only CSTD with extensive third party evidence proving:
Protects the microbial state of vial contents*
Setting the standard in hazardous drug safe handling
Leading the way
* Data on file at BD.
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