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Ohio Hospital and Nurse Lose Negligence Lawsuit Over Contaminated IV
9/2/2011
Default news teaser image A patient dies due to improper IV handling.
As reported in the article, Richard Elzay, 79, died in 2008 after developing an infection from his intravenous drip because a nurse failed to switch out the IV tube after the cap to the IV line became dislodged and fell on the floor.

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With proper intravenous therapy education, this life could have been saved. 

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