5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- A ______ is a mobile thrombosis (clot)
- After CVL is placed and an xray is taken, what is the next step?
- What do you do if you suspect circulatory overload?
- avoid use of hypertonic solutions r/t movement of fluid from the intracellular because of ...
- symptoms of pneumothorax?
- a possible dehydration
- b Call MD to verify proper placement
Obtain and Write order for usage
- c resp distress, SQ emphysema
- d embolism
- e stop or slow infusion
raise head of the bed
get vital signs
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Cause circulatory/fluid overload
can dilute hemoglobin and hematocrit
- pain along course of vein
redness and edema at injection site
arm is warm to touch
weak rapid pulse
increased venous pressure
- no continuous fluid infusion required
provides venous access for NPO patients
increases pt mobility
5 True/False Questions
Hypertonic Fluids do what?
Their serum osmolality is _____ → They hydrate cells by decreasing serum osmolality, shifting body fluids from blood vessels into cells and interstitial spaces
have an osmolality less than 250mOsm/L
Advantages to intravenous Access? → -emergency access
-npo (nothing by mouth) status
Who can Insert a PICC line? → Only an MD
Tunneled Caths such as the Groshong have a Dacron cuff that does what? → heart and kidney function, which cant handle the extra fluid
CVL=Lumen color, sizes and use;
Distal- → P-white, 18g, for blood samples/adm and meds
M-blue, 18g, for TPN ONLY
D-brown, 16g, for CVP monitoring, blood adm, high volume/viscous fluids, colloids, meds