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    12-12-2018, 07:05 PM
    They use one of those soma shower chair and it seems to work good, although it holds a lot of water but I don't know about using it as a regular...
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    12-08-2018, 03:09 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread A lot of leakage.. in Care
    Are you sure your Bard foley catheter has a 10cc balloon? A chart from Bard...
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    12-08-2018, 01:09 AM
    gjnl replied to a thread A lot of leakage.. in Care
    If you want to flush the catheter more, I would suggest using Microcyn Technology and you can start here to read about it and then branch out to...
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    12-07-2018, 08:23 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread A lot of leakage.. in Care
    Leakage around the stoma can be a symptom of an infection, but it can also be a symptom of excessive sediment clogging the eyelets, possibly stones,...
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    12-07-2018, 08:09 PM
    Nurses can indeed help with bowel programs, but the problem mostly seems that they don't know how or simply don't want to. An assist with a bowel...
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    12-07-2018, 08:01 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Blood Work in Care
    I had a VAP or VAD (Veinous Access Port/Device) in my chest when I was treated for non-Hodgkins lymphoma. None of the labs in my area would access...
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    12-05-2018, 11:20 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Las Vegas catheters?? in Equipment
    The original poster is staying at a hotel in Las Vegas and running short of catheter supplies. He is not having to wash catheters in an emergency...
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    12-05-2018, 09:08 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Las Vegas catheters?? in Equipment
    Please read my post #3! Actually my suggestion is very actionable and "productive input,", just in case a prescription is needed to buy urinary...
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    12-05-2018, 03:24 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Used equipment in Equipment
    Really hate to throw equipment in to landfills. Wondering what kind of recycling facilities might take these items? After I posted the comment...
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    12-05-2018, 12:29 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Las Vegas catheters?? in Equipment
    To the contrary, I am not antagonistic toward everything you post. And I hope no one takes this comment as being antagonistic. I have learned a...
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    12-05-2018, 01:42 AM
    gjnl replied to a thread Las Vegas catheters?? in Equipment
    Sorry, but to me this is such a patronizing response to any of us in the disability community, it makes me want to scream. We all do what we...
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    12-04-2018, 05:14 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Las Vegas catheters?? in Equipment
    If you are between a rock and a hard spot, and can't get catheters, you could always reuse catheters like we did years ago. Sure it isn't ideal, but...
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    12-03-2018, 01:25 PM
    Wasn't "lynnifer" also dealing with having to find a new apartment? All rolled into one package, she is having to deal with a whole lot at one time.
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    12-03-2018, 11:17 AM
    gjnl replied to a thread digitizing 35mm negatives in Computers
    Many years ago, back in film camera days, NL shot everything on slide film, then had a commercial lab print directly to photograph paper. Back in...
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    12-01-2018, 09:00 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread SCI Nurse - bowel issue in Care
    I haven't used the antidepressant (I think you mean Viibryd), but I am beginning to think that we should take the side effect of constipation more...
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    12-01-2018, 02:30 PM
    The days of his presidency were kinder and more gently times. Thoughts of sympathy for his family.
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    11-29-2018, 11:01 PM
    She has been quite a frequent poster on Care Cure Community. Aside from being fed up with the Politics forum (who wouldn't be, hopefully in the new...
    68 replies | 3971 view(s)
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    11-29-2018, 04:07 PM
    And you can view the class on line. You just have to register and then view the class. https://pitt.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9HbZh6mvQhZmyzj
    3 replies | 311 view(s)
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    11-29-2018, 01:50 PM
    The University of Pittsburg Model Center on Spinal Cord Injury is conducting a study of the effectiveness of Remote Transfer Training....
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    11-28-2018, 02:39 PM
    I received an email from Alliance Labs, distributors of Enemeez. They are discounting Enemeez as a holiday promotion. Here is the email with the...
    0 replies | 170 view(s)
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    11-27-2018, 03:47 PM
    I think the point has been made that you have to qualify with your doctor about what he expects the imaging technologist to do. In some facilities a...
    11 replies | 564 view(s)
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    11-26-2018, 11:18 PM
    gjnl replied to a thread Married 53 years in Life
    Coming up just behind you, SCI 55. NL and I will celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary in May. We were married in 1969 and my injury was on 1982....
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  • gjnl's Avatar
    11-26-2018, 11:05 PM
    I will reiterate...if you are expecting Medicare to fund your lift...expect bare, basic, no bells and whistles, and no electric powered amenities. ...
    10 replies | 795 view(s)
  • gjnl's Avatar
    11-26-2018, 11:46 AM
    My urologist is recommending a cystoscopy every 3-5 years. The cystoscopy will catch cysts and tumors while they are small. Several areas of my...
    11 replies | 564 view(s)
  • gjnl's Avatar
    11-25-2018, 09:04 PM
    More about renal ultrasound at: https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/renal-ultrasound.html Renal Ultrasound A renal ultrasound is a safe and painless...
    11 replies | 564 view(s)
  • gjnl's Avatar
    11-22-2018, 11:35 AM
    Agree with all above, but suggest Macrobid as the bridging drug between Urinalysis/Culture & Sensitivity and the final results. Cipro is such a...
    11 replies | 684 view(s)
  • gjnl's Avatar
    11-21-2018, 11:32 PM
    Glad Linzess is working for you. It is a VERY expensive drug, a tier 5 on most Medicare drug plans. My physiatrist thought it might help me. I...
    10 replies | 660 view(s)
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