IV Armboards- Padding and Velcro for ComfortUse IV armboards to limit patient movement that could compromise an IV site. With these boards, you can keep the IV site safe and make sure the flow rate from the IV remains consistent. Padding on the boards keeps patients comfortable while restricting movement.Stabilize the IV SitePrevent movement that could obstruct the IV or cause irritation at the IV site. Stabilizing the IV site with an IV armboard can also reduce the incidence of infiltration. Arm boards can easily increase patient care by guarding against common problems that occur during IV therapy.Latex-FreeVinyl arm boards are available for patients who have latex allergies. These boards are completely latex-free and provide the same comfort with the same features as other types. Use them with the latex-free IV start kits to care for patients who have latex allergies.Patient ComfortThese arm boards are padded for patient comfort. You can increase patient comfort when you choose arm boards with Velcro to decrease the use of tape for securing an IV. Velcro prevents you from having to use tape to secure the arm board. The arm board itself can decrease tape used to secure the IV site by limiting the patient's range of movement.Different Sized Arm boardsWhile IV arm boards are especially useful for children, who are inclined to fidget, the boards are also useful for adults, especially during sleep, when unwanted movement may occur. Different sizes are available for use with either children or adults. There are also different sizes to use with either the elbow or the wrist, depending on the location of the IV injection site.