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Published: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:25:24 GMT2017-09-14T21:25:24Z

 



What was missed during an injection

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:25:24 GMT2017-09-14T21:25:24Z

The penicillin the child received was a white viscous solution, about as thick as common household white glue and intended to be given only in a muscle. In this case, the prefilled drug cartridge with the preattached, 1¼-inch-long needle was accidentally injected into a major artery in the small patient's buttock.