fixing nasogastric tubes in place - page 2

Hi I am a paeds community nurse and have been having problems recently with getting nasogastric tubes to stay in place the tape we are using is Tegaderm, its a bit like Opsite, but they don't adhere... Read More

  1. by   jsauce
    What about tincture of benzoin? We use that sometimes to help tegaderm stick (that's what we have at our hospital, also). Whoever said tegaderm doesn't stick if the skin is completely dry is right! It kind of sucks. Tincture of benzoin helps everything stick.

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