After sustaining a needlestick injury, a nurse creates a new safety device.
After sustaining a needlestick injury, a nurse sets out to create a safety device for a glucose sensor.
Lynn Petrik is a clinical research coordinator at the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University, Athens. Contact author: firstname.lastname@example.org. The author acknowledges Dr. Jay Shubrook for mentorship, Kelly Leffler for assistance with rapid prototyping, Jeffrey Wiseman for help in seeking a manufacturer, and Christopher Jackson for help in filing a patent application. The author has disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.