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  • 3M™ Curos™ Disinfecting Cap for Needleless Connectors

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    • Disinfects in 1 minute. Protects ports for up to 7 days if not removed.
    • Twists on easily and stays securely in place on commonly used needleless connectors.
    • Brightly colored to help clinicians verify and measure compliance.
    • In vitro testing shows effectiveness against the six microorganisms commonly associated with CLABSI: Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida glabrata, and Candida albicans.
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    Attribute Name
    Value
    Condition
    I.V. Related
    Latex
    No
    Package Contents
    Individuals, Strips
    Product Type
    Disinfecting Cap
    Details
    • Disinfects in 1 minute. Protects ports for up to 7 days if not removed.
    • Twists on easily and stays securely in place on commonly used needleless connectors.
    • Brightly colored to help clinicians verify and measure compliance.
    • In vitro testing shows effectiveness against the six microorganisms commonly associated with CLABSI: Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida glabrata, and Candida albicans.
    • Meets 2016 Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice for add-on devices published by INS.
    • For single-use only.

    Consistent use of Curos disinfecting caps on I.V. needleless connectors is associated with decreased CLABSI. Curos caps are alcohol-containing caps that twist onto ports for disinfection and protection. Each Curos cap contains 70% isopropyl alcohol (IPA) which bathes the surface of the port and disinfects it in 1 minute.

    Suggested Applications

    • Disinfect needleless connectors before line access.
    • Curos disinfecting caps may be used in the home or a healthcare facility.
    • 3 year shelf life. Please refer to product expiration date.
    • Use only on needleless connectors. Do not use on open female luers.
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