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    Yesterday, 03:02 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Roho Agility back in Equipment
    This might help: https://permobilus.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/T20260-AGILITY-Direct-Mount-Hardware-Manual-011218.pdf
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    Yesterday, 01:38 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Roho Agility back in Equipment
    Could you flesh out your question a little bit? I'm not certain what you are asking. I use the Roho Agility Medium Depth backrest on a Permobil...
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    09-23-2018, 07:53 PM
    :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup: Challenging for sure...quite an accomplishment for anyone!!
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    09-22-2018, 05:01 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Ki Rogue take two in Equipment
    I hear you, but am on the other end of it...long legs are not well accommodated either. Guess they go to the average. Every time I have been...
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    09-22-2018, 11:00 AM
    If you do try this reimbursement route, I would suggest some refinement to your statement. "Patient has quadriplegia via (due to) a spinal cord...
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    09-21-2018, 08:47 PM
    What you explain has not been my experience in trying to get direct reimbursement from Medicare. Good luck to the original poster.
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    09-21-2018, 05:32 PM
    The way Medicare works, you would need to have a prescription for the heel protectors from your doctor. Then, the heel protectors would have to be...
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    09-21-2018, 05:05 PM
    Yes, I mentioned it was an older study.
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    09-21-2018, 04:41 PM
    From: Evidence Based Guidelines for Best Practice in Urological Health Care, Male external catheters in adults. This is a publications of the...
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    09-21-2018, 04:21 PM
    This is an older study, but for what it is worth: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8900706
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    09-20-2018, 11:57 PM
    Guess it was an imperative that a moderator moved this to Food from Life...whatever! Isn't that just special!
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    09-20-2018, 07:38 PM
    I don't intend to play a game of match the studies. My comments are related to discussions I have had with my neurourologist and his experience. He...
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    09-20-2018, 06:17 PM
    Generally, I agree with you, but ">=100,000 CFU/ml, Heavy growth Escherichia coli" falls well above what is considered colonization parameters. I...
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    09-20-2018, 04:38 PM
    I understand the concept of removing residual urine in the bladder, but I've always thought that changing the external catheter twice a day to do...
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    09-20-2018, 01:10 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread pulling out tube in Care
    I don't agree with over inflating the balloon in the catheter over the manufacture recommended specifications. Balloons under too much pressure have...
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    09-20-2018, 10:49 AM
    It doesn't sound like a culture & sensitivity (C&S) test was done. Automatically prescribing Cipro and only 7 days isn't the way to go for complex...
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    09-19-2018, 11:35 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Vetericyn tolerance. in Care
    Which Vetericyn product are you using? I have not kept up with Vetericyn since it does not use Microcyn Technology, so I can't speak to those...
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    09-19-2018, 10:10 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Valium in Care
    I will reiterate this...make sure that they do the count on their own time, not on the time you pay for.
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    09-19-2018, 07:24 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Valium in Care
    To follow up on this comment, "Hacensack44," would you be capable of administering your own Valium, if some one, like a friend or relative, could...
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    09-19-2018, 05:13 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Scoliosis trunk support in Care
    You should be evaluated for Scoliosis by an orthopedic physician and in conjunction with an orthotist a proper support should be prescribed. ...
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    09-19-2018, 05:08 PM
    My guess is your health care provider is not familiar with the difference between colonization and a urinary tract infection. Your urine test...
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    09-19-2018, 01:33 AM
    gjnl replied to a thread Valium in Care
    It is a sad, sad, sad situation that we have to deal with an agency's "Big Brother" approach to our personal care. Just sad!
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    09-18-2018, 10:54 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Valium in Care
    "Visiting Nurse." I don't understand what a "Visiting Nurse" is in the United States. I know that there are visiting nurses in the United Kingdom...
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    09-18-2018, 10:59 AM
    My doctor starts their vaccination program just days ago in mid September. Our appointment is Sept 26.
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    09-17-2018, 10:52 PM
    Yes, this is my doctors counsel too. I asked in late August when NL and I should get our autumn flu shots i.e., when his office would have the...
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    09-17-2018, 03:32 PM
    From the document: RESNA Position on the Application of Tilt, Recline, and Elevating Legrests for Wheelchairs (pages 8 and 9) Rehabilitation...
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    09-16-2018, 03:41 PM
    Ready for Sunday lunch with Italian sausages and pasta. Guess I should have posted in Food...but this is living life! Wish you could share the...
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    09-16-2018, 10:59 AM
    gjnl replied to a thread UTI with cough? in Care
    Sorry to hear this is getting worse. You've got a long day ahead of you. And the worry of having a urinary tract infection go septic. Good luck.
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    09-15-2018, 08:48 PM
    NL planted 6 tomato plants this spring. The whole tomatoes in the bowls and the roasted tomatoes represent her 4th harvest...more to come. The...
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