Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Medical Orders

Module 10

what is infusion therapy? introducing fluids directly into the vein
name some IV solutions? (1) dextrose in water (2) dextrose in saline (3) normal saline (4) 2/3 dextrose - 1/3 saline, TPN
what are some common accessory devices? (1) mini loop extensions (2) electronic infusion pump (3) multiple lumen catheter (4) injection cap (5) implantable venous access device (IVAD) (6) central venous catheter (7) butterfly needles
what is the most common infusion solution and is implied on doctors orders for normal saline? it will be 0.9% - closest to body pH
medical orders for an IV will state: (1) type of solution (2) amount of solution (3) the amount of solution to be given over a set time
the HUC is responsible for what when ordering blood products: (1) number of units (2) blood type of client (3) the name of the client
when blood products are received, how long do you have to use them? 30 min of obtaining blood and infused over 2-4
what are the types of blood products that can be used? (1) whole blood (2) packed cells (3) platelets (4) plasma (5) cryoprecipitate (6) albumin
what is patient controlled analgesic (PCA)? allows clients to self administer small doses of narcotics intravenously via a special infusion pump
Created by: KariTansowny