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					                                  Quick Set Infusion Set
                                 Abbreviated Instructions
Note: This is an abbreviated user guide for general reference. Staff should familiarise themselves with the full user
instructions enclosed in each box as this may contain additional user and safety information.


Priming the Quick-set
                        Using a Luer-lok compatible                          Advance the syringe
                        syringe, connect the                                 plunger gently until drops
                        medication to the tubing.                            form at the needle end.




Inserting with the Quick-serter
 1. Select a suitable site
    for infusion, paying
    attention to the depth
    of insertion dependent
    on the catheter length
    chosen. Exercise
    caution where there
    may be a risk of
    contact with bone on
    insertion. Prepare the      2. Align tubing with            3. Remove paper            4. Pull back the release
    site according to              tubing slot and place           backing from               button until it clicks into
    standard protocol.             set into Quick-serter.          adhesive tape.             place in activated position.




     5. Twist to remove needle           6. Place the Set over the selected            7. Press the release button to
        guard and retain for later          infusion site, and push the two white         detach the Quick-serter and
        use.                                trigger buttons at the same time to           lift away from needle hub.
                                            release and insert the set.                   Smooth down adhesive tape.




                 8. Gently pull the blue                               9. Fold needle hub until it snaps
                    needle hub away from                                  into place, and dispose into
                    connector part.                                       sharps container.
Inserting the Quick-set Manually
1. Select a suitable site
   for infusion, paying
   attention to the depth
   of insertion dependent
   on the catheter length
   chosen. Exercise
   caution where there
   may be a risk of
   contact with bone on
   insertion. Prepare the
   site according to             2. Remove paper backing from                    3. Twist to remove needle guard
   standard protocol.               adhesive pad.                                   and retain for later use.




     4. Pinch skin and insert the Quick-          5. Gently pull the blue        6. Fold needle hub until it snaps
        set at a 90 degree angle.                    needle hub away from           into place, and dispose into
        Smooth down the adhesive.                    connector part.                sharps container.


Disconnecting the Quick-set




 1. Gently squeeze grips on                      2. Rotate connector part to         3. Lift off connector part
    connector part.                                 align triangles.                    from cannula hub.




 4. For storage purposes:                   a.       Insert needle guard into          b.     Place protective cap
                                                     connector part.                          on cannula hub.

Reconnecting the Quick-set



 Before reconnecting:
 •   Remove needle guard
         from connector part               1. Gently hold ridges of connector    2. Rotate connector part until you
 •       Remove protective cap                part, and place onto cannula hub      hear or feel a ‘click’ and the
         from cannula hub                     with triangles aligned.               triangle aligns with the line.

				
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