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    Hollister makes a vented leg bag:...

    Hollister makes a vented leg bag:
    https://www.hollister.com/en/products/continence-care-products/urine-collectors/leg-bag-systems/vented-urinary-leg-bag-combination-pack

    No real benefit if using...
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    make sure the podiatrist or orthopedic foot...

    make sure the podiatrist or orthopedic foot surgeon has done this procedure several times and report their percentages of success.

    pbr
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    You genes a higher dose if pump is at a higher...

    You genes a higher dose if pump is at a higher level than your spasms. Also does the baclofen pump decrease spasms in other areas. If not, you need to get pump/catheter checked! No holiday is...
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    No research, no money. Medihoney is used on stage...

    No research, no money. Medihoney is used on stage 1-2 but doesn’t help with deeper. And if it can burn and sting then it might damage deeper tissue. And If wound infected I doubt it will kill the...
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    Just continue and once healed keep applying for...

    Just continue and once healed keep applying for several days. As soon as you see it coming back, start medication right away. CWO
  6. Culture and sensitivity should tell provider what...

    Culture and sensitivity should tell provider what medication(s) will kill it. If recurrent might need a longer course. CWO
  7. The sptube should not cause pain in the urethra....

    The sptube should not cause pain in the urethra. Unless it was into far and the tip of Tube or the balloon are irritating it. Of course bladder spasms con contribute to it. Have you been checked for...
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    The quality CTL systems are installed with...

    The quality CTL systems are installed with hardware that hangs over the ceiling beams or joists, not just screwed into them.

    (KLD)
  9. Seating evaluation and get best cushion. Start...

    Seating evaluation and get best cushion. Start getting up for 15 minutes and increase by 15 minute increments every 2-3 days. When back in bed check for redness or bruising. If issues. Go back to bed...
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    Enemeez plus ( with benzocaine) for AD. Use...

    Enemeez plus ( with benzocaine) for AD. Use lidocaine for checking rectal vault and with dig stim. How high does your blood pressure go with symptoms? Without symptoms? CWO
  11. If Someone adjusted my spine, I would probably...

    If Someone adjusted my spine, I would probably become paralyzed. Physical Therapy? Chiropractors are trained but it really depends. Do you have arthritis? Last MRI? Results? Osteopenia? Arthritis? ...
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    Oxybutynin 5 mg how often- 10 mg three times a...

    Oxybutynin 5 mg how often- 10 mg three times a day is max or long acting 30 mg once a day or some prefer to split and take every 12 hours. Some can’t take the side effects and long acting doesn’t...
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    You discuss it with them. They might let you...

    You discuss it with them. They might let you continue water up to 2 hours before the test, depending on the anesthesia. If general anesthesia, they won't do the test if you eat or drink. Plus you...
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    Aspirin is an antiplatelet- which means it should...

    Aspirin is an antiplatelet- which means it should prevent clotting.
    Most doctors recommend one baby aspirin a day - to prevent heart attacks and strokes- for all persons especially those over 40 or...
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    Have you tried Ellura? You have to start after...

    Have you tried Ellura? You have to start after infection treated with antibiotics?
    What meds did you try to increase bladder capacity? or Botox?
    What is the pressure? High pressure can...
  16. Thread: Quad poop?

    by SCI-Nurse
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    Sorry for your loss. CWO

    Sorry for your loss. CWO
  17. Thread: ?? Botox ??

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    Trospium. Side effects are less. Not usually as...

    Trospium. Side effects are less. Not usually as strong. Botox to sphincter requires use of a condom catheter. Botox to the bladder requires catheterization. Botox totally relaxes the muscles...
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    Please complete your profile as requested...

    Please complete your profile as requested previously. Thanks!

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    The Warfarin is for you heart and is the...

    The Warfarin is for you heart and is the recommended treatment for Afib- to prevent strokes. Unless you have a history of DVT/PE? which would be related to your SCI and puts you at high risk for...
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    I have never heard of ankle fusion for foot drop....

    I have never heard of ankle fusion for foot drop. Usually controlled with orthotics.
    Have you seen a physical therapist since the surgery? Ask the surgeon who performed the procedure.
    CWO
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    phil quad what are you putting on it? Over the...

    phil quad
    what are you putting on it? Over the counter- buy clotrimazole( or broad spectrum antifungal). wash and pat dry all area. Apply
    clotrimazole over the entire area and one inch past...
  22. Thread: Quad poop?

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    Re: disimpaction. This should be done by your...

    Re: disimpaction. This should be done by your provider at the beginning of bowel program. It will make bp more successful- meaning stool will move down and dig stim should remove, If not, repeat...
  23. Technically you should be withholding and paying...

    Technically you should be withholding and paying into Social Security, Fed and State taxes, and Workers Comp. California has a new law about independent contractors and most PCA's don't qualify....
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    I assume he will be at Rancho Los Amigos? Will...

    I assume he will be at Rancho Los Amigos? Will they provide a meeting space? I believe PN lives not too far from there.

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  25. If you check his profile I think you will see...

    If you check his profile I think you will see that the OP does not have a SCI.

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