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Re: [IP] site change - no soap and water available!!!!!!




ruthanne
----- Original Message -----
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, August 15, 1999 6:57 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] site change - no soap and water available!!!!!!


> I believe that the IV prep does clean, sterilize and give the sticky base
so
> the tape adheres but I still thought that if you were sticky and sweaty
would
> a little IV prep do the  job.  My trainer said to use and alcohol pad to
> clean the area and then use the IV prep as usual.
>
i heard somewhere that alcoholing the site is not the most sterile thing to
use.

Geneva, daughter of ruth


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