Tag: BSN Notes: Medication Administration

Medication: Parenteral Medication

Parenteral MedicationMeaning:   Administration of medications by injection into body tissues,Purposes of parenteral medications:·         To get a rapid and systematic effect ...

Medication: Oral Drug Administration

ORAL DRUG ADMINISTRATIONINTRODUCTION:There are various routes of administration available, each of which has associated advantages and disadvantages.Routes of administration of ...

Medication: Administering Injections

Administering injectionsIntroduction:Parenteral medications are given through a route other than the alimentary canal,These routes are intradermal, subcutaneous, intramuscular, or intravenous.The ...

Medication: Mixing Medication

Mixing medicationIntroduction:If two medications are compatible, it is possible to mix them in one injection as long as the final ...

Medication: Preparing Injection

Preparing injectionIntroduction:Injectable medications can be prepared by withdrawing the medication from an ampule or vial into a sterile syringe, or ...

Medication: Needle Stick Injuries

NEEDLE STICK INJURIESIntroductionOne of the most potentially hazardous procedures that health care personnel face is using and disposing of needles ...

Medication:Systems Of Measurement

Systems of measurementThe proper administration of medication requires the ability to calculate the medication doses accurately and measure medication correctly. ...

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