Mild decrease in temperature
Lactate ringer infusion
Clear all IV tubing of air with fluid.
Select your site for insertion.
Explain to the patient.
Have patient open and close fist several times
Restore acid- base balance
Maintain or replace body stores of water, electrolytes, vitamins, protiens, fats, and calories in paitents who can not maintain adequate intake by mouth.
Restore volumes of blood components
Administer safe and effective infusions of medicines by using the appropriate arterial access
Monitor cvp and provide nutrition by resting the gastrointestinal tract
To give the patient something to do while you prepare
To increase blood supply to the area.
Because slapping the patients arm is no longer accepted technique.
Helps alleviate anxiety.
Equals out the hypotonic and hypertonic pressure.