Pharm lab test

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Pharm lab test
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2014-03-25 12:27:22
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  1. IM: angle
    90° (bevel up)
  2. IM Needle length
    1-1 1/2 in
  3. IM syringe size
    <5mL syringe
  4. IM amount injection (infant and adult)
    Adult: < 3 mL

    Infant: < 0.5 mL
  5. IM:injection site
    • Deltoid
    • Vastus Lateralis
    • Ventrogluteal
  6. SQ: angle
    45°  (90° if can pinch 2 in)
  7. SQ needle length
    5/8 – ½ in length needle
  8. SQ Needle Gauge
    25 – 27 gauge
  9. SQ dosage range
    0.5 – 1.5 mL doses
  10. SQ sites
    • Triceps
    • Abdomen
    • Scapulae
    • Lower
    • back
    • Back of arm
  11. INFILTRATION:
    Infiltration is the inadvertent administration of a nonvesicant solution or medication into the surrounding tissues as a result of dislodgement.
  12. EXTRAVASATION:
    the inadvertent administration of a vesicant (causes blisters) medication/solution or both into surrounding tissue.
  13. PHLEBITIS:
    inflammation of vein wall
  14. THRMBOPHLEIBITS:
    inflammation of vein wall  + clot.
  15. 1 cup = ___ ML
    1 cup = 240mL
  16. 1 cup = ____ oz
    1 cup = 8 oz
  17. 8oz = ___mL
    8oz = 240 mL
  18. 1 oz = ___mL
    1 oz = 30mL
  19. ml = tsp
    5 mL = 1 tsp
  20. tsp = tbsp
    3 tsp = 1 tbsp
  21. g=mL
    1g = 1 mL
  22. inch = cm
    1 in= 2.54 cm
  23. m=in
    1 m 39.37 in
  24. Infiltration Scale
    0
    None
  25. Infiltration Scale
    1
    • skin blanched,
    • edema < 1''
    • cool to touch
    • w/ or w/o pain
  26. Infiltration Scale 2
    • skin blanked
    • edema 1-6 in
    • cool to touch
    • w/ or w/o pain
  27. Infiltration Scale 3
    • skin blanched
    • translucent
    • gross edema > 6 in
    • cool to touch
    • mild to moderate pain
    • possible numbness
  28. Infiltration Scale 4
    • skin blanched 
    • translucent 
    • skin tight
    • leaking
    • skin discolored,
    • bruised
    • swollen
    • gross edema >6 in
    • deep pitting
    • tissues edema
  29. Infiltration Scale 5
    • Impairment
    • moderate to severe pain
    • infiltration of any amount of blood product
    • irritant or vesicant
  30. Causes of Phlebitis
    • mechanical
    • chemical
    • bacterial

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