26.2.3 Recapping used needles
Although you should not recap needles routinely, you may need to recap a needle to avoid carrying an unprotected sharp when immediate disposal is not possible, or if an injection is delayed because a child is agitated. If it does become necessary for you to recap a used needle, follow the one-handed recapping technique (also called the single-handed scoop method) illustrated in Figure 26.5.
26.2.2 Avoiding needle-stick injuries
26.3 Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP)