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Re: [IP] Re: infusion sets

If anybody can kink it, I can!  The Poly-Fins are alright but the needle is 
kind of wimpy hard to get by my tough hide :)

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "george lovelace" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, July 03, 2006 9:51 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] Re: infusion sets

> On 7/3/06, Don Stevens <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> I switched to the Sure-T last month and so far no problems with 'kinked'
>> sets.  There is the Poly-Fin set with the bent needle, It is like the
>> silhouette but the needle stays in I've used them and have had no
>> problems,
>> other than you have to use the IV3000 to tape it on.
>> don
> If you ever have a 'kinked' set with the Sure-T (nee Rapids for all
> Luer-lock pump users) let me know and I'll send a card to you at the
> hospital.   ;-)   Whenever I have a continuing problem with the Teflon 
> sets,
> I switch to inserting Rapids in my arm with a short needle (6 mm).  I can
> wear them with no problem as that metal needle IS very hard to 'kink'.
> George
> .
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