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FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING PRACTICE LECTURE &LABORATORY (DASH 10): 1STYEAR SUMMER FINALAK 5 of 12-Debilitated or unconscious adult or child under 2 years:40.5 to 46 C (105 to 115 F)Aquathermia pad-Aquamatic pad (also known as K-pad)-The pad is attached to the tubing to and electrically poweredcontrol unit that has an opening for water and temperaturegauge.Hot and Cold Packs-Commercially prepared hot and cold packs provide heat orcold for a designated time.-Directions on the package tell how to initiate the heating orcooling process e.g., by striking, squeezing, or kneading thepack.-Kapag sobrang taas ng lagnat gumamit ng malamig na tubigpero kapag may lagnat at giniginaw hindi pwedeng malamigna tubig ang gamitin dpt tepid lng or ung galling sa gripo.Electric Pad-Provide constant, even heat, lightweight and can be molded toa body part.-Can burn if the setting too high.Ice bags, Ice Gloves, and Ice Collars-Are filled either with ice chips or with an alcohol-basedsolution.-They are applied to the body to provide cold to the localizedarea.
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