ELBOW NEEDLE FIXATION DEVICE

Patent No. US 7,621,896

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APPLICATION AND REMOVAL PROCEDURES (Also see www.needlenurse.com)

 

  1. Insert the needle in the chosen vein located in the inside bend of the elbow and cover the

    penetration point a piece of gauze.

  2. Place the NeedleNurse® Elbow device over the elbow so the hole fits right over the

    elbow.

  3. Take the Colored needle fixation strap and bring it over the inserted needle butterfly

    continuing over and around the arm to the under saddle.

  4. Bring the black needle fixation strap over the red needle fixation strap continuing over

    and around the arm to the under saddle. CAUTION: DO NOT OVER TIGHTEN THE

    STRAPS THAT MAY RESTRICT THE FLOW OF THE FLUIDS.

  5. The remaining two straps are available to secure and direct the tubing as illustrated in the picture on the reverse side.

  6. Remove the NeedleNurse® Elbow device by reversing steps 2 through 5.

  7. Applying the NeedleNurse® Elbow device as illustrated will provide the patient ease of

    movement allowing the clinician to monitor all lines in a secure fashion.

 

ATTENTION USERS, TECHNICIANS, NURSES AND PHYSICIANS

The NeedleNurse® ELBOW NEEDLE FIXATION DEVICE is a STERILE device contained in a sterile package. The device is constructed for both maximum comfort and durability. Upon removal the device should be disposed of in the clinic’s bio hazard waste disposal container. CAUTION - All NeedleNurse® devices are STERILE devices that are ONETIME use devices. CLEANING OF THE DEVICE AND MULTIPLE TREATMENT USES ARE NOT PERMITTED.