Well it finally happened - page 4

Howdy ya'll from deep in the heart of texas Well its finally happened to me. I was drawing bllod the other night, and the patient jumped and the needle went flying and I got stuck.... Read More

  1. by   moonrose2u
    you are not alone...many of us out here have been in your shoes...its not pleasant, but you will get through it..

    a friend of mine was stuck with a hep/c/hiv needle..that was 10 yrs ago..she is fine....

    i have been stuck twice..as recently as last april...my pt had hep c...although she is hiv neg, she is a known prostitute...until i had a wnl 6wks and 12 wks check..i was very depressed...saw my life pass before my eyes....

    stay healthy and know that we are sending you warm, positive thoughts...
  2. by   NancyRN
    Prayers are going out to you from Ohio tonight, Tom. I have Xanax for the bad nights and....ahhhh!
  3. by   Tookie
    Need to reword all l wrote sonded wrong context so have edited it - must be the late hour (or the sherry)

    Please stay poitive that the results will be negative - my thoughts rae with you that the results wil be a poisitve for you

    All in all hang in there and know many of us are sending positive and healthy thoughts
    Last edit by Tookie on Jan 19, '03
  4. by   fab4fan
    I'm so sorry to hear about this...will be hoping for the best for you!
  5. by   deespoohbear
    This has to be every nurse's worse nightmare come true (or at least one of them!)...Sending prayers and positive thoughts your way....
  6. by   traumaRUs
    Sorry Tom. Positive thoughts coming to you from Illinois
  7. by   teeituptom
    well the last set of tests still negative
    almost through with those antivirals

    thx for all the nice thoughts ya'll
  8. by   2banurse
    ((((tom))))hoping this is a continuing trend.

  9. by   kaycee
    Glad to hear it Tom!
  10. by   kittyw
    Sorry to hear hwhat's going on, but glad to hear the last test was neg.
  11. by   NurseGirlKaren
    I was just thinking about you last night, wondering what the status of all of this is. Glad to hear all is well.
  12. by   sanakruz
    Holy Krap!
    Keep your chin up.
  13. by   Nurse Izzy
    Good news, no Great news!!!! Thanks for the update!