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how old child has to be to get assent?
what is a fever?
38C (100.4 F)
you can use antipyretics to tx a fever, but not this med ______
you're checking placement of tube feeding and you get a pH level of 6. where are you?
lungs (5 or lower is stomach)
what is the cut-off for "normal" on the pulse ox?
does meds circulate longer or shorter in children?
child is under age 3, where can you give a shot?
what is the max amt of liquid you can put in a shot for a young child?
when is an appropriate time to give a suppository?
child has N/V
eardrops - adult is up and back. what is procedure for child?
down and back
what is first in tx of asthma?
what is most serious complication from IV meds?
child in pain - eyes _____
child in pain - BP & pulse _____
C) elevated BP, decreased pulse
D) decreased BP, elevated pulse
what do you tx repiratory depression from opiods with?
fentanyl's onset is ____. lasts for ____ hrs. how old does the child at least have to be?
12-24hrs. lasts 72hrs. 12yo.
children have a ______ protein binding capacity leading to a high concentration of free drugs.
The FLACC pain scale is used for what ages?
2mo - 7y
you child is 3yo and older. what pain scale do you use?
what does a tylenol OD look like?
what does an aspirin OD look like?
what does an iron OD look like?
- bloody stools
- gastric pain
what does hydrocarbon (paint thinner, lighter fluid, kerosene) ingestion look like?
what does the child look like after ingesting corrosives?
- pain burning at mouth
- edematous lips, tongue, pharanx
what can you get from high dose of lead?
- mental retard
what is a diagnostic test you do after a child nearly drowned?
chest radiographs. status of lungs.
which OD is the only one that calls for emesis intervention?
what is med to counter tylenol OD?
what vitamin do you give to counter aspirin OD?
A) Vit. A
B) Vit. K
C) Vit. B
D) Vit. C
B) Vit. K
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