chapter  5
15 Pages

Advances in parenteral injection devices and aids

ByDonna L. French, James J. Collins

BENEFITS OF INJECTION DELIVERY SYSTEMS The growth of the injectable market in the last decade has led to the development of numerous injection device technologies for product preparation and administration. Injection device technologies facilitate injection preparation, ease administration, improve dose accuracy, and ensure safety, all of which contribute to improved user acceptance and compliance. Device technologies covered in this chapter include tools for injection preparation, needlestick prevention devices, and delivery devices used to administer injectable drugs.