A 25-year-old client with congenital heart disease
A 50-year-old client with CHF
A 60-year-old client after myocardial infarction
An 80-year-old client with CHF
Blood pressure of 140/90
Heart rate above 80
Heart rate below 60
Respiratory rate above 20
Increases heart rate
Increases the force of contraction
Is used to treat CHF
Monitor potassium level
Assess blood pressure
Evaluate urinary output
Avoid giving with thiazide diuretic
Subtherapeutic digoxin levels
Nothing related to digoxin
Corneal side effects of digoxin
Increasing stroke volume and heart rate
Slowing ventricular rate and increasing cardiac output
Vasodilating and increasing peripheral vascular resistance
Increasing cardiac output and enhancing renal perfusion
Record sodium level.
Administer loading dose over 15 minutes.
Assess CV status.
Review medication regimen to identify if client is on IV furosemide (Lasix).
Procainamide ( Pronestyl)
Bundle of His