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RE: [IP] IV Prep



Hi Jamie,

Has your son expressed a reason for avoiding IV Prep?  Maybe there is an
alternative approach to sterilizing the site that wouldn't bother him?

Chris Brostrup-Jensen
Father to Brian, age 11, dx'd 6/03, pumping OmniPod since 7/06

> Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2008 12:55:27 -0500
> From: "Jamie Anderson" <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] IV Prep
> 
>  I just found out my 15 yr old son has not been using IV Prep 
> when doing a site change. I can't seem to get him to 
> understand the importance of trying to avoid infection. Does 
> anyone by chance have any photos of what an infection from a 
> site could look like so I could maybe "scare" him into using 
> the preps??
> 
>  Jamie, mom to Zachary(15) dx at age 12, Cleo (12) dx at age 
> 8, Jamison(9) and Addalyn(3).
.
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