March/April 2017 Pork Checkoff Research Review

Evaluating Strength, Sharpness and Detection of Swine-use Hypodermic Needles The study aimed to provide the U.S. swine industry complete documents outlining all veterinary-used hypodermic needles of 16, 18, 20 and 22 gauge and ranging from half-inch to two inches in length. Key points: Needle detection differences between all X-Ray (62.5 percent) and all magnetic-based (21.4 […]