Link showing how to use Epi-pen-- great for training

Posted on: Sun, 06/30/2002 - 11:40am
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pSorry if I should have posted this elsewhere... /p
pIf you haven't seen this, check out the annomated "slide show" video on Dey's site. It addresses the casues of anaphylaxis, symptoms, shows how to properly administer the Epi-pen, and what to do after it's given. I'd never seen this before. I think it's a great training tool for school staff, baby sitters, etc. I learned from it (like I never thought about bringing the epi-pen along to the ER, for example)./p
p [url="http://www.allergic-reactions.com/consumer/5_2.cfm?continue=1"]http://www.allergic-reactions.com/consumers/5_2.cfm?continue=1[/url] /p
p[This message has been edited by Gail W (edited June 30, 2002).]/p

Posted on: Sun, 06/30/2002 - 1:29pm
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Gail W,
Thanks for posting the link! I will forward the link to my son's preschool.
Thanks again.
B's Mom

Posted on: Sun, 06/30/2002 - 10:04pm
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Thank you! What a great link!
Buffalobeth

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 2:13am
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Gail W,
It is a pleasure to have you on the boards! Thank you so much for this important link. I wish that Chris could incorporate this into some standard information page. Very valuable resource. Thanks!
*Cindia

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 5:06am
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Thank you for saying that, Cindia. I meet the nicest people on this board!

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 11:38am
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Gail,
The link is wonderful - thanks
Sue in Sunny Arizona

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 11:49am
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THANK YOU Gail.
I've never seen an actual demonstration. This is wonderful, I will be showing it to everyone who might need to administer the epi-pen to Dylan.
Karen
PS I'm glad the board looks like its back to keeping PA children and adults safe, thank goodness!

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 12:43pm
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Gail: Thank you! This is excellent, and I plan to share with others, when educating about PA and Epi-pen! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

Posted on: Mon, 07/01/2002 - 10:56pm
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Excellent link, Gail.
Thank you so much for sharing. What an invaluable tool for showing people how to use an Epi.
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Posted on: Tue, 07/02/2002 - 9:36am
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Don't want this great link to get too far away!
Sue in Sunny Arizona

Posted on: Tue, 07/16/2002 - 10:38am
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Simply re-raising! Great thread!
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