Multiple, large, prospective, randomized, multicenter trials have demonstrated the superiority of ClearGuard HD caps in reducing bloodstream infections vs. commonly used caps

ClearGuard HD vs. Tego® + Curos

J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 Apr;29(4):1336-1343

*Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Yale University
Project Chair, Nephrologists Transforming Dialysis Safety (NTDS)

 

ClearGuard HD vs. Standard Caps

Tego is a registered trademark of ICU Medical, Inc. Curos is a trademark of 3M.