Math Competency Fall 2017 with Answer Key.pdf - Name Date 1 The physician prescribed 7.5 mg of a medication that is available in 5-mg tablets How many

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Page 1 Name: __________________________ Date: _____________ 1. The physician prescribed 7.5 mg of a medication that is available in 5-mg tablets. How many tablets would the nurse administer? A) 2B) C) 21D) 1 1 1 2 2. The physician ordered 250 mg of dobutamine in 500 mL of D5W. It is to infuse at 3 mcg/kg/minute per infusion pump. The client weighs 80 kg. What is the correct IV rate in milliliters per hour? Round to the nearest whole number. 3. A client weighs 152 lb. Available is 20,000 units of heparin in 1000 mL of D5W. The physician orders heparin sodium IV bolus of 40 units/kg, and starts the drip at 10 units/kg/hour. What is the correct IV rate in milliliter per hour? Round to the nearest whole number. 4. The physician ordered 60 units of regular insulin in 100 mL of NS. It is to infuse at 15 units/hour per infusion pump. What is the correct IV rate in milliliters per hour? Round to the nearest whole number.
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