teex .9 sodium chloride

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teex .9 sodium chloride
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2010-07-17 17:10:49
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teex medic .9% sodium chloride normal saline
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  1. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Class
    Isotonic Crystalloid Solution
  2. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Description
    • Contains the following:
    • 1. 154 mEq/L of Na+
    • 2. 154 mEq/L of Cl-
    • concentration is near that of blood, the solution is considered isotonic
  3. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Mechanism of Action
    replaces water and electrolytes
  4. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Indications
    • 1. All types of non-cardiogenic shock
    • 2. TKO/KVO IV
    • 3. Burn Patients
    • 4. Any volume depleted patient (dehydration, heat emergency, DKA, etc)
    • 5. Hypovolemia in which blood products may be administered
  5. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Contraindications
    Use caution in CHF / renal failure patient's
  6. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Precautions
    In cases where large amounts of fluid are needed, it might be prudent to use lactated ringers to avoid depletion of other electrolytes
  7. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Side Effects
    rare
  8. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Interactions
    few in emergency setting
  9. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Dosage
    • hypovolemia
    • 1. 1L blood lost = 3L normal saline infused
    • 2. attempt to achieve SBP of 100mmHg
    • 3. Use 18g catheter or larger
    • 4. Use in conjunction with PASG in severe hypovolemia hang on blood Y or 10 gtt / ml set

    • medical patients
    • 1. can use smaller IV catheter (20-22)
    • 2. consider using 60 gtt / ml set
  10. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline Route
    IV infusion
  11. 0.9% Sodium Chloride- Normal Saline How supplied
    50, 100, 250, 500, 100 ml bags and bottles

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