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Re: [IP] Amount of prime

On Sun, 23 Jan 2000 email @ redacted wrote:

> We just used our first micro, and mm said we'd be priming less than with 
> sils.  This surprised me because we've been priming 5 with sils, not 8 as the 
> MM trainer told us.  Is this consistent with what the rest of you are doing?  

The amount to prime for each set is based on the volume occupied by the 
introducer needle.

For MM sofsets, the needle fills a space that is 0.5u
for Sils/Tenders/Comforts the space is 0.75u (prime 0.8)
don't know the value for Micros, someone please post if from the package.

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