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Re: [IPk] set problems

On 15/12/13 10:54, Nanette Freedman wrote:

> But I think the cream you write about may be EMLA cream which helps
> numb the area for people (often children) who have problem with pain
> on insertion. My brother describes pain that increases during the
> lifetime of the set.
> Nanette

In my experience, if that's a sharp pain, it's usually caused by 
inserting a cannula too close to a muscle.
Shorter needles or a different insertion angle / site could help there.
I get that very occasionally.
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