5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1-6 hours
- 0.5mg/kg IV
- morphine, hydromorphone, fentanyl
- hepatic metabolism
5 True/False questions
Which of these is a dose-dependent effect of morphine?
C. increased urine voiding
D. hypothermia → D
Why aren't vasopressors used to treat shock in HBC cases? → they will increase blood pressure and vascular resistance but will not increase tissue perfusion
What is the benefit of using hypertonic fluids instead of isotonic fluids to treat shock? → need to use a lot more volume of fluids when using isotonic for shock and this can result in accumulation in the lungs
When are glucocorticoids a good choice for treating shock? → morphine, hydromorphone, fentanyl
What method of administration should be used for opioids in patients with severe pain?
C. IV → C