Syringes & Needles

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cwehde
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307879
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Syringes & Needles
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2015-09-23 17:20:53
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ndsu vet tech vettech
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CT&I 2015
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parts, sizes and gauges, types, other information ANTISEPTIC TECHNIQUES NOT INCLUDED
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  1. Name the four parts of a syringe.
    • Tip
    • barrel
    • graduation
    • plunger
  2. What are the three types of syringes we use?
    • glass (used mainly in chemo)
    • plastic
    • multiple dose
  3. What are the three types of syringe tips?
    • 1) regular (in the center)
    • 2) eccentric (off to the side)
    • 3) Luer Lock (twists in)
  4. cc=__
    mL
  5. Care of disposable syringes:
    • 1) recap
    • 2)¬†needle in sharp container¬†
    • 3) Syringe in garbage only is no fluids, drugs, toxins
  6. Care of reusable syringes
    • 1) rinse with cold water
    • 2) shoot cleaner through set
    • 3) take apart and put back together
  7. four parts of a needle
    • Bevel
    • Lumen
    • hub
    • shaft
  8. what are the five lengths of needles?
    • 5/8"
    • 3/4"
    • 1"
    • 1 1/2"
    • 2"
  9. syringe sizes range between __ & __
    1cc to 140cc
  10. what is a pumpkin colored needle?
    14 gauge
  11. What is a grey needle?
    16 gauge
  12. What is a green needle?
    18
  13. What is a chartreuse needle?
    19 gauge
  14. what is a pink needle?
    20g
  15. What is a lavender needle?
    21g
  16. What is a blue needle
    22g
  17. What is a orange needle?
    23g
  18. What is a red needle?
    25g
  19. What is a white needle?
    26g
  20. Four step guidelines to deciding what needle to use
    • 1) smallest possible
    • 2) what are you injecting
    • 3) what type of hide
    • 4) small or young animal?

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