Tuesday, June 26, 2012
How to Flush a PICC Line (and drop your camera in a sink of water)
The process of giving yourself a "ball" of intravenous antibiotics involves then flushing the lines that the PICC (peripherally inserted central catheters) has in place somewhere around the... oh, i dunno, the superior vena cava:
So here is my essentially one-handed, one-armed demonstration of the process -- a great film event until the video camera fell backward into a sink full of water. It seems fine, thank goodness. Otherwise? There'd be no more viral cat videos, feline bits of amusement that I know you all live for....