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    Thanks for the link. It's a little pricey but...

    Thanks for the link. It's a little pricey but may be worth it in the long run. I'll check ebay to see if I can get it a little cheaper. Thanks, everyone!

    Peggy
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    Adjusting Roho cushion pressure

    Anyone have tips on how to adjust roho cushion to the proper pressure? Is there a pressure guage out there to measure the correct pressure? We follow the manufacturer's instructions, but there must...
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    Thanks to you both for your reply. I didn't...

    Thanks to you both for your reply.

    I didn't realize the surgery and recovery were so involved. This is our first experience with a pressure sure in the 22 years that Rick has been a quad, so we...
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    wound vac vs skin flap

    My husband is c5-6 quad and has a stage 4 decubitus ulcer on his sacrum. He is being treated by a local wound care specialist and has been on the KCI wound vac system since August. Wound looked like...
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    Beach Vacation on East Coast

    Anyone know of a good location to rent an accessible house for a week next July? We have been going to Long Beach Island in NJ the past few years, but the houses on the beach are not all that...
  6. Thread: Caregiver Tips

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    Great idea with the plastic bag over the hand...

    Great idea with the plastic bag over the hand controls! We'll have to try that one....
  7. Thread: Caregiver Tips

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    Instead of the turkey baster to clean out the...

    Instead of the turkey baster to clean out the overnight bag, we use an old irritation applicator (I'm not sure that's what you call it); it looks kind of like a turkey baster without the ball at the...
  8. SCI Nurse: Thanks, we'll contact our Independent...

    SCI Nurse: Thanks, we'll contact our Independent Living Center. Over the years, we've always had to train our nurses in SCI care. Only once or twice did we have someone with SCI experience. We...
  9. Thanks for your suggestion. By the way what is...

    Thanks for your suggestion. By the way what is the LPN-BP rule? I haven't heard of that before.
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    Temperature Control

    Does anyone know of a way to have better control of body temperature? My husband is a c5-6 quad who has a very difficult time dealing with cool or cold weather, especially at the change of seasons. ...
  11. Having difficulty finding an LPN for sci home care

    I am new to your website and have found it very interesting to hear how other people deal with sci situations. My husband is a c5-6 quad for 21+ years. He is pretty independent onces he's up and in...
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