Jet injector

Description

The jet injector was introduced for routine field use in 1967. It was easy to use and provide quick innoculations which was important during mass vaccination drives. However, the jet injectors were plagued with ongoing maintenance problems due to clogging in the delivery mechanism..

Subject

smallpox, vaccination

Source

World Health Magazine. October 1972, p. 10-11.

Publisher

World Health Organization

Rights

Used with permission of the World Health Organization, 14 April 2014.

Format

image/jpeg

Type

image