TERUMO® Surshield™ Safety Winged Infusion Set –
Instructions for Use: IV Administration Aseptic technique, proper skin preparation and continued protection of the site are essential. Observe Universal Precautions on all patients.
Caution: Keep hands behind the needle at all times during use and disposal.
Instructions for Device Assembly
Open the package.
Remove the rubber cap from the tip of the syringe containing the BONIVA Injection and the protective
SV cap from hub at the end of the tubing opposite the butterfly needle.
Insert the tip of the syringe into the hub and twist as firm pressure is applied to assure a tight connection.
Proceed with priming and confirm that administration fluid comes from the needle.
Venipuncture and Administration
Flip the safety shield back away from the needle towards the tubing. Grasp wings securely.
Remove the needle protector. Caution: Care should be taken not to touch the needle.
Perform venipuncture and confirm proper positioning of the needle in the vein.
Carefully allow wings to return to starting position and conform to the shape of the skin.
Further secure the position of the winged infusion set per facility protocol.
Remove tape, if present, from wings.
Flip the safety shield forward toward the needle. Grasp a wing and the safety shield between your thumb and index finger. Completely remove the needle from the puncture site and apply digital pressure to the site using a sterile gauze pad held in the opposite hand (Fig. 1).
With the wing and shield between your thumb and index finger pinch together (or press the safety shield against a hard surface such as a bedside table) until an audible click is heard (Fig. 2).
Visually confirm activation of the safety feature (Fig. 3).
Dispose of used needles and materials following the policies and procedures of your facility, as well as federal and local regulations for “Sharps Disposal.”
Registered Trademark. Surshield is a trademark of TERUMO CORPORATION.
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