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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Standard Macrodrop size is what?
  2. what is a catheter fragment embolism?
  3. What's infiltration? Symptoms?
  4. symptoms of pneumothorax?
  5. Tunneled Caths such as the Groshong have a Dacron cuff that does what?
  1. a needles become dislodged from vein, solution goes into subcutaneous tissue.
    S/S-edema at injection site, blanches skin, no blood return, pain and IV pump flow may stop.
  2. b 10-15 drops per mL
  3. c supports ingrowth of tissue which helps prevent infection and dislodgement
  4. d resp distress, SQ emphysema
  5. e Breaking off the tip of the IV catheter inside the vein; the tip then travels through the venous system, where it can lodge in pulmonary circulation as a pulmonary embolism

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. -prime tubing
    -hang one bottle BEFORE the first one is completely done
    -check/document intactness of catheter upon disconnection
  2. trendlenburg
  3. you keep the air in the apex of the right ventricle and permit the blood to dissipate into the pulmonary system
  4. -emergency access
    -unconsciouness
    -npo (nothing by mouth) status
  5. FVD

5 True/False questions

  1. The 3 sites for CVL insertion are;stop IV immediately
    restart IV in another vein
    elevate extremity
    apply warm moist compress to affected site

          

  2. Hypotonic IV FLuids do what to cells?
    have an osmolality of what?
    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

          

  3. When having difficulty aspirating with a port, do what?reposition pt and have him cough
    try push pull technique
    notify MD

          

  4. Hypotonics cause a ______ in the circulatory volume.
    So never give to what kind of patients?
    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

          

  5. In relation to IV therapy what 6 things do nurses need to know?trendlenburg

          

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