New syringes utilize RFID to prevent errors

Covidien 'smart' syringes stop incorrect injections

Covidien manufactures, distributes and services a diverse range of industry-leading product lines in four segments: Medical Devices, Imaging Solutions, Pharmaceutical Products and Medical Supplies. With 2007 revenues of nearly $9 billion, Covidien has roughly 42,000 employees in 57 countries, and its products are sold in more than 130 countries.

SOURCE-Medical Device Daily