Medications to hold before surgery

Card Set Information

Author:
jcu1
ID:
260732
Filename:
Medications to hold before surgery
Updated:
2014-02-07 10:31:48
Tags:
Benedict
Folders:
APC 2 Exam 1
Description:
Benedict
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user jcu1 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Medications to hold before sugery
    • ASA
    • NSAIDs
    • Warfarin
    • Dabigatran
    • Rivaroxaban
    • Apixaban
  2. Meds not to hold before surgery
    • CV meds
    • opioids
    • antidepressants
    • benzos
  3. When to hold ASA
    10-14 days before surg
  4. When to hold NSAIDS
    10-14 days before surg
  5. When to hold CV meds
    no need to hold before surg
  6. When to hold opiods
    no need to hold before surg
  7. When to hold antidepressants
    no need to hold before surg
  8. When to hold benzos
    no need to hold before surg
  9. When to hold warfarin
    4-days before surg
  10. when to hold dabigatran
    1-2 days before surg
  11. When to hold rivaroxaban
    1-2 days before surg
  12. When to hold apixaban
    1-2 days before surg
  13. when to stop taking alternative meds
    2 wks before surg

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview