5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What do you do if you suspect an air embolism?
- symptoms of pneumothorax?
- what position do you put a patient in for a CVL insertion?
- for CVL's you must put what on the IV flow sheet?
Put what on the nurses notes?
And place a sign about CVL where?
- Hep Locks must be flushed when? with what?
- a turn patient on to LEFT side with head DOWN
notify the MD
- b resp distress, SQ emphysema
- c -insertian and MD name
-tolerance of procedure
-on front of chart and above pt bed
- d Flushed every shift and anytime push meds are administered with normal saline
- e trendlenburg
5 Multiple choice questions
- catheter inserted through the skin into a large vein, usually the superior vena cava or inferior vena cava or within the R atrium of the heart
- minimal effects on ADL's, body image and available in double lumen
PIC (peripherally inserted central catheter)
- circulatory overload
5 True/False questions
What's infiltration? Symptoms? → 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.
Solutions given rapidly need what type of tubing? → Children with an IV
Any IV admixture
Pts with cardiac/renal problems
critically ill pts
In relation to IV therapy what 6 things do nurses need to know? → 1.what (is ordered)
2.why (it was ordered)
5.the patient's 5 rights
avoid use of hypertonic solutions r/t movement of fluid from the intracellular because of ... → heart and kidney function, which cant handle the extra fluid
symptoms of thrombophlebitis? → resp distress, SQ emphysema