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Unformatted text preview: 8. What is the mechanism of action for a hypertonic enema? Which way is the flow of fluid? Why does the fluid flow in this direction? What is a major adverse effect of giving this type of enema? 9. When is an oil retention enema utilized? How would you administer this enema? 10. Compare the procedure for administering a low volume enema and a high volume enema including similarities and differences. 11. What are the symptoms of a fecal impaction? 12. What measures are implemented in removal of the impacted stool?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course RNSG 1105 taught by Professor Cooper during the Spring '11 term at Austin Community College.
- Spring '11