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Old 02-16-2013
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Re: Seasick medication

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Originally Posted by IronSpinnaker View Post
On the show he demonstrated placing the IV in his wife and giving her "life saving fluid" He completely missed the vein and was running fluids into her interstitial tissue...
My wife and I were watching a (fictional) movie with a diabetic woman taking an insulin shot (my wife is diabetic and takes insulin shots.) The woman in the movie tied her arm with a rubber tube and went searching for a nice plump vein, like she was shooting heroin or something.
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