Using the Thudicum's speculum holding of aid

1. Point towards yourself.

nose guide

2. Hang the speculum on your index finger.

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3. Hold it in place using your thumb.

push with 1 finger

4. Place your middle finger on one side of the speculum.

release

5. Place your ring finger on the other side.

over ear

6. The speculum can now be closed and opened, in order to allow insertion into the nose.

switch on

7. Gently insert the speculum into the nose.

push with 1 finger

8. DO NOT insert it like this, you are going to look towards the back of the nose, rather than up it.

release

9. Gently insert the speculum.

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10. Controlling the speculum with your middle and ring fingers, allow it to slowly open.

switch on

11. Using a head mirror, reflect light into the nose to give a clear view.


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