Journal of Medical Engineering / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

The Biomechanics and Optimization of the Needle-Syringe System for Injecting Triamcinolone Acetonide into Keloids

Table 1

Syringe and needle materials investigated.

Syringes
(manufacturer)
1 mL polycarbonate
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
1 mL Monojet polypropylene
(Tyco Healthcare Group, Massachusetts, USA)
1 mL Tuberculin polypropylene
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
3 mL polypropylene
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
5 mL polypropylene
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)

Needle lengths and gauges
(manufacturer)
16 mm, 25 G BD Eclipse needles
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
25 mm, 25 G BD Eclipse needles
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
38 mm, 25 G BD Eclipse needles
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
13 mm, 27 G BD Eclipse needles
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)
13 mm, 30 G BD Eclipse needles
(Becton, Dickinson and Company, New Jersey, USA)

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