Intramuscular injection techniques
Janet Hunter Lecturer in adult nursing, City Community and Health Sciences, incorporating St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, London
The administration of intramuscular (IM) injections is an important part of medication management and a common nursing intervention in clinical practice. A skilled injection technique can make the patient’s experience less painful and avoid unnecessary complications.
Nursing Standard. 22, 24,35-40. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.02.22.24.35.c6413
Published in print: 20 February 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review