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Re: [IP] Skin Prep and tape question



Bomba,

"Tegaderm HP" dressings are specifically made for humid
conditions.

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--- Keith & Bomba Easter <email @ redacted> wrote:
> Hi, I am Bomba, I am a  Minimed 507 pumper. I am also a
> Native American
> powwow dancer. I am needing some advise on which tape
> sticks  best. I am
> out in the heat of the day, all day, on alot of weekends
> and I am wearing
> buckskin and dancing. The heat is incredable. I normally
> use Smith and
> Nephew Skin Prep and Sof-set infusion sets. I have also
> used IV Prep but I
> can tell no difference in it and Skin Prep. I use the
> Sof-set Adhesive
> Patch. I had absolutely no luck at all with the IV 3000
> tape. I really need
> some advise from those of you who have battled the heat
> and humidity with
> your pump and won. If you do not want to tie up the list
> with replies,
> please feel free to email me privately. What I really
> need is the stickiest
> prep and the best tape to hold up in the heat. I
> appreciate any and all
> advise.
> 
> Thank You,
> Bomba <email @ redacted>
> Type I  ( IDDM  32 of my 40 years of life)
> 507 MM Pumper
> 
> 
>
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