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Re: [IP] IV PREP



doesn't he use the iv prep before inserting the infusion set. i often
use alcohol swab, wait a minute or two, then iv prep wait one minute
then iv prep again (going across the grain of the first application)
wait another minute and then insert infusion set.

chris T1 82 disetronic 99

email @ redacted wrote:
> 
> While cahnging  his set yesterday, my husband accidentally used an alcohol
> swab to clean the new site instead of an IV Prep swab.  He was very upset and
>  wanted to pull it out and get another set, for fear of infection.
> 
> Has this ever happened to anyone out there?  Any advice would be appreciated.
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Pumer's wife
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