intravenous medication


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intravenous medication

The injection of a sterile solution of a drug or an infusion into a vein.
See also: medication
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It is important to ask about history of recent hospitalization, intravenous medication on admission and concurrent admission of malaria cases in the ward, during the investigation of unexplained occurrence of malaria case(s) in a non-malarious area.
Sarah did not have to be administering intravenous medication or standing next to Todd 24/7 but neither her hunting trip in Eastern Oregon, while Todd was in Florida, nor her satellite phone calls were "to care for" her spouse.
The infusion room contained a hood and sink for preparation of intravenous medication. Of the 4 staff members at Office B who regularly accessed CVCs; inserted peripheral intravenous catheters; collected blood; and prepared or administered chemotherapy, flushes, or intravenous medications, only 1 was a registered nurse who had a California state license.
The Alaris[R] Asena[R] CC Syringe Pump with Guardrails[R] Safety Software can help reduce intravenous medication errors by incorporating recommended standard dosing limits and safe infusion protocols.
The bulk of Option Care's business is in specialty pharmacy services, which provide medications and related services to patients requiring high-cost medications, and infusion therapy products used in in-home care for patients requiring intravenous medication or nutrition.
"In critical care situations, every second can literally be the difference between life and death for a patient, and all of the VISIV container's innovative features were designed to help improve the safety and efficiency of intravenous medication delivery," said Arnott.
The seizures must be controlled with intravenous medication.
GenoMed's treatment for acute kidney failure uses an already existing intravenous medication. An oral form may also work, which would be especially useful in natural disasters and the battlefield.
It has a heartbeat and pulse, and accurately mirrors human responses to procedures like resuscitation, intravenous medication, intubation, ventilation, and catheterization.
'This is the power of God,' Dr Bahman Fasihpour told reporters who saw the woman covered in a blanket and receiving intravenous medication. 'She has a fracture in her shoulder.
"He also has daily medication and intravenous medication every three months."

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