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Old 04-28-2009, 05:10 AM
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Default Anyone ever use a Vein Finder for IV starts?

I see them advertised on eBay but haven't used one. Anyone know how they work?
Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 05-01-2009, 02:18 PM
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I've had one for about 6 months and have had great success with it. I'd say go for it.
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Old 05-16-2009, 04:25 AM
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Default Thanks...Vein Finder

I got one and it's wonderful. It really helps on patients I couldn't usually find a vein on and especially on infants and small children with starting an IV in their hands.
Tool utterly cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Tell us a bit more. Brand, what you were looking for in a vein finder, features, bad points (there has to be at least one!)
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Old 09-14-2010, 11:02 PM
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when i was traveling in california i worked with a guy who had one, it was a great tool, highly recommend
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Old 09-02-2012, 01:40 AM
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I've used them in the past. Great tool. Takes a little practice to get used to.
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Old 12-28-2012, 01:46 AM
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Default vein finder for IV start? I may have been absent in the clinical area for a long time that I just heard of this device...maybe I will try to look for that once I’ll be back for duty! For sure this device will really be helpful both for me and my client
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