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Dosages 12.1

1. A client with a DVT has an IV infusion of heparin sodium infusing at 1,500 units/hour. The concentration in the bag is 25,000 units/500mL. How much should the nurse document as intake from this…

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Dosages 8.16

16. Order: Nipride 50 mg IV in 250 mL D5W to infuse at 60 mL/hr How many mg/hr is the patient receiving?

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Dosages 7.5

5. Order: Lasix 80 mg IVP q8h Supply: Lasix 40 mg/4mL Give _____mL Lasix Drug handbook states: "give by direct IV undiluted at a rate of 20 mg over 1 minute." What is a safe…

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Dosages q5.17

17. Order 1 g Vancomycin IV in 250 mL D5W to infuse over 1 hourDrop factor 15 gtt/mLFlow rate _____ gtt/min The IV is positional and often slows down. After putting it on an infusion pump, the…

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Dosages q5.8

8. At 1130 hrs, your patient has 150 mL left in his IV bag. It is infusing at 30 gtt/min. Drop factor is 15 gtt/mL. Do you have enough IV solution left to go to lunch (30 min) now, without…

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Dosages q5.7

7. Order: Vancomycin 1g q12 hoursSupply: Vancomycin 1 g in 250 mL D5W to be given over 1 hourFlow rate: ________ mL/hr on the PLUM infusion pump

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Dosages q5.6

6. Order: Ringer's Lactate 1000 mL over 12 hours using an infusion pump.Flow rate: _________ mL/hr

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Dosages q5.2

2. Order: D5W 1000 mL q6h IVWhat is the flow rate if there is an infusion pump?________ mL/hr

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Dosages q5.1

1. When you come on duty at 0800 hrs, there are 300 mL left in your patient's IV. It is infusing at 75 mL/hr on the PLUM infusion pump. At what time do you anticipate needing a new IV bag?

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