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 •  January 18

SALT LAKE CITY — Nine-year-old Ping Murdoch has a special friend, a doll, that helps ease his anxiety. Now, a new way of drawing blood is also helping ease his nerves. Ping has a complex heart condition, which means he's in the hospital a lot. He dreaded blood draws. "Like shaking, just intense fear," said Kirsten Murdoch, Ping's mother. It's...

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 •  November 14, 2015

The Velano technology, Stone said, is a "single-use, disposable medical device" that allows a blood draw to be done through a peripheral catheter that is already placed in most patients' hands or arms for drug, nutrient or saline infusion. "The catheter ...

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 •  September 7, 2015

but those in people age 65 and older account for 95 percent of deaths related to the infection. Symptoms include diarrhea, fever, nausea and other abdominal issues that can lead to a perforated colon and bacteria leaking into the bloodstream. "With this ...