Use an in-line filter.
Withhold other anticonvulsants.
Mix the drug with saline solution only.
Flush the I.V. catheter with dextrose solution.
Fluid and electrolyte balance.
Management of hypoglycemia.
Left side-lying. with the bed flat.
Right side-lying. with the bed flat.
Left side-lying. with the bed in semi-Fowler’s position.
Right side-lying. with the bed in semi-Fowler’s position.
Acute hemolytic reaction.
Angina or cardiac arrhythmia.
Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH).
Oral diabetic agents.
Pulmonary embolus (PE).
Lactated Ringer’s solution.
0.9% sodium chloride solution with 2 mEq of potassium per 100 ml.
Thoroughly irrigate the wound before collecting the specimen.
Use a sterile swab and wipe the crusty area around the outside of the wound.
Gently roll a sterile swab from the center of the wound outward to collect drainage.
Use a sterile swab to collect drainage from the dressing.