help! my piggyback won't run! - pg.2 | allnurses

help! my piggyback won't run! - page 2

I'm currently doing my senior internship for nursing school. The other day, I set up a piggyback using the "backpriming" method, where you hook everything up and then lower the piggyback bag so the... Read More

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    Thank you for that information! Why would someone need this? Three (or more) infusions at a time? So a patient could conceivably have fluids, an antibiotic and then something else--fluids and the antibiotic on pump one, then another medication on pump 2 connected to the y site below pump 1 in a single IV? Don't mean to sound dumb, but I have never done this before (and I think thankfully LOL) AND because I am talking about it, don't you KNOW that it will now come up! LOL