White Papers

Effectiveness of an Intravenous Protection Device in Pediatric Patients on Catheter Dwell Time and Phlebitis Score

Funda Büyükyılmaz, Nejla C. Şahiner, Seda Cağlar, Handan Eren 2019

Reducing Infection: The article discusses the importance of reducing Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections (CRBSIs). IV Glove’s Securement devices, play a crucial role in reducing CRBSIs by securely holding the IV catheter in place, minimising movement, and reducing the risk of contamination or dislodgement, which are common contributors to bloodstream infections.

Adaptation and validation of pediatric peripheral intravenous catheter insertion and care practices audit tools

Ferika Indarwati,a,b Judy Munday,a,c,d and Samantha Keogh 2022

hReducing PVC Failure Rates: The article likely discusses the frequency and consequences of peripheral venous catheter (PVC) failure in healthcare settings. IV Glove’s Securement devices, aim to reduce PVC failure rates by securely holding the catheter in place and minimizing movement, dislodgement, and complications associated with catheter failure.

Enhancing Cost-Efficiency and Patient Safety: The article emphasizes the financial implications and patient safety concerns associated with PVC failure, including increased healthcare costs and potential adverse outcomes for patients. IV Glove’s products offer a cost-effective solution by reducing the need for catheter reinsertions,

Novel Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Securement for Children and Catheter Failure Reduction
A Randomized Clinical Trial

Brooke Charters, BN1,2,3; Kelly Foster, MN3; ; Benjamin Lawton, MBBS 2024

The article highlights the effectiveness of integrated securement dressings and tissue adhesive in reducing peripheral intravenous catheter (PIVC) failure rates among children admitted to the hospital through the emergency department. This finding aligns with IV Glove’s mission to provide innovative IV securement solutions that minimize catheter dislodgement and failure, ultimately enhancing patient outcomes. By leveraging integrated securement technology, IV Glove’s products offer a reliable alternative to traditional bordered polyurethane dressings, helping to mitigate the risk of PIVC failure and improve the overall quality of pediatric healthcare delivery in emergency settings.

Increased Clinical and Economic Burden Associated With Peripheral Intravenous Catheter–Related Complications: Analysis of a US Hospital Discharge Database

Sangtaeck Lim, MPH,1 Gaurav Gangoli, PharmD,2 Erica Adams, BS,1 Robert Hyde, MBA,1 Michael S. Broder, MD, MSHS,3 Eunice Chang, PhD,3 Sheila R. Reddy, PhD, RPh,3 Marian H. Tarbox, MPP,3 Tanya Bentley, PhD,3 Liza Ovington, PhD,1 and Walt Danker, III, PhD

Enhancing Patient Safety and Care Quality in High-Risk Environments: The article highlights the importance of infection control measures in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities to protect residents from HAIs and improve overall patient safety and care quality. IV Glove’s products offer a solution to enhance patient safety by providing secure and stable IV catheter securement, which is especially critical in high-risk environments like nursing homes