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Calculate the following problem. Remember to round off the answer to the nearest whole number, because fractions of a drop are to be avoided when calculating IV drip rates.Order: 1000 mL of D51/2NS (dextrose 5% in 0.45% sodium chloride) in 8 hoursAvailable: 1 liter of D51/2NS (dextrose 5% in 0.45% sodium chloride); IV macrodrip tubing 10 gtt per milliliterThe patient should receive _______ gtt per minute.

Calculate the following problem. Remember to round off the answer to the nearest whole number, because fractions of a drop are to be avoided when calculating IV drip rates.Order: 500 mL of D5W in 2 hoursAvailable: 500 mL of D5W; IV macrodrip tubing 15 gtt per milliliterThe patient should receive _______ gtt per minute.

Calculate the following problem. Remember to round off the answer to the nearest whole number, because fractions of a drop are to be avoided when calculating IV drip rates.Order: 500 mL of D5W in 5 hoursAvailable: Electronic infusion device; 500 mL of D5W, microdrip tubing (drop factor 60 gtt/mL)The electronic infusion device rate is _______ gtt per minute.

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