Penn Home Infusion Team
The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Last Modified: November 1, 2001
The flow of intravenous fluids is regulated by a roller clamp that is attached to the IV tubing. When the roller clamp is open fluids can infuse into the body at a rapid rate. As you close the roller clamp, the fluid will infuse at a slower rate.
You will need the following supplies:
- ___ bag(s) of _________ (fluid to be infused)
- 1 microdrip tubing
- 1 30" extension tubing