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Med Surg comp review

abbreviations & prescriptions

Glucose 70 - 110 mg/dL
p.c. after meals
K+ plus rates potassium, 3.5 - 5.1 mEg/L
Diazepam Benzo valium induces amnesia
Midazolam Benzo Versed Anti-anxiety & some sedation
Nizatindine H2 receptor antagonist Axid reduce gastric acid volume and concentration
q.i.d four times a day
Propofel Diprivan (Michael Jackson) D= 5 to 80 mcg/Kg/min
minimum urine output per hour 30ml
Cefazolin Ancef Antibiotics prevents SSI in orthopedic and general surgeries
What are SSI's in nursing Surgical Sight Infections
CO2 Carbon Dioxide 22 - 30Eq/L
Serum Creatinine levels .7 - 1.3 mg/dL male .6 - 1.1 mg/dL female
Na+ & levels sodium 135-145
WBC & levels White Blood Cells 4.5 to 10k
BUN and levels Blood Urea Nitrogen 5 - 25 mg/dL
fl oz fluid ounce
q.o.d. every other day
tab tablet
Omeprazele Gastric acid pump inhibitor prilosec
Pantoprazole gastric acid pump inhibitor Protonix
po by mouth
Ketorolac Torodol at end of surgery and post op to assign with pain NSAID 30mg every 6 hrs for 24-28 hours
Sodium citrate antacid Bacitra increase ph levels reduce volume of gastric fluid (good for GERD)
platelets 150-450k
Lansoprazole gastric acid pump inhibitor Prevacid suppress gastric acid
Cimetidine H2 receptor antagonist Tagamet reduces gastric acid volume & concentration
Ranitidine H2 receptor antatonist Zantac reduce gastric acid volume & concentration
Hgb levels F 12-15 M 13.5 - 18 g/dL
mm Hg millimeters of mercury
Midazolam Hydrochloride Versed IV- preoperative sedative (conscious sedation) dosage .5 - 2mg
Oxycodone Opiod Roxicodone for Pain
Cl & levels Chloride 95-105
h.s. at bedtime
KSA Knowledge Skills Attitude
o.d. once a day
Hydrocodone Opiod Vicodin for pain
Lorazepam Benzo Ativan may induce substantial amnesia
Tramadol Opiod Ultram for pain
Fentanyl Opiod Sublimaze Decrease anxiety provides analgesia
Metoclopramicle Antiemetics Reglan enhanced gastric emptying
Ondansetron antiemetrics Zofran affects the vomiting center in the brain
Famotidine H2 receptor antagonist Pepcid Reduce gastric volume & concentration
q (prescription meaning) daily
b.i.d. twice a day
Created by: Miccimouse