Current Procedures: Pediatrics (Lange Medical Books) by Denise Goodman, Thomas Green, Sharon Unti, Elizabeth Powell

By Denise Goodman, Thomas Green, Sharon Unti, Elizabeth Powell

"This is a smart first version reference, offering advice and step by step guideline for strategies in pediatrics and pediatric subspecialties. it's very worthy for college students and housestaff whereas on name and will also be of profit to fundamental care prone and practitioners. three Stars."--Doody's evaluate provider This crucial consultant to pediatric strategies places all of the most recent strategies correct within the palm of your hand. You wil locate authoritative assurance of greater than 70 pediatric approaches, together with peripheral IV insertion, sedation and ache administration, blood strain administration, gastric lavage, suturing of lacerations, tympanometry, corneal abrasion and eye patching, neighborhood nerve blocks, and extra!

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Gently flush the catheter; observe for swelling, mottling, or color changes in the extremity. Secure the IV with occlusive transparent dressing and tape. Make a small loop in the IV tubing and tape it across. Attach the line to an IV infusion assembly and turn the pump on. Dispose of all sharp instruments in the proper secure container. Figure 8–2. Inserting IV in upper or lower extremities. External Jugular Vein ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Bundle infant or child. Have an assistant position the patient in the Trendelenburg position with the head toward you.

Cystic bones. EQUIPMENT ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Intraosseous needle (18 or 20 gauge) or bone marrow aspiration needle. Povidone, chlorhexidine, and alcohol wipes. Gauze. Tape. Extension tubing. T-connector. Syringe. Gloves. RISKS ■ [ ■ Caution: All equipment must be latex free. [ ■ ■■■ ] ■■■ ] Each of the risks listed is < 1%. Infection. Copyright © 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. Click here for terms of use. Chapter 9: Intraosseous Line Insertion • 45 ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Injury to growth plate. Bone fracture.

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