A Deficient fluid volume and imbalanced nutrition Less than body requirements

A deficient fluid volume and imbalanced nutrition

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A. Deficient fluid volume and imbalanced nutrition: Less than body requirements, related to diarrhea B. Chronic pain related to GI, CNS effects of drug C. Monitor renal function test values D. Perform culture and sensitivity tests at the site of infection
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Answer a. Deficient fluid volume and imbalanced nutrition: Less than body requirements, related to diarrhea Rationale: Nursing diagnoses related to drug therapy might include: Acute Pain related to GI, CNS effects of drug; Risk for infection related to repeated injections; Deficient fluid volume and imbalanced nutrition: Less than body requirements, related to diarrhea; Deficient knowledge regarding drug therapy
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Fluoroquinolones Relatively new class of antibiotics with a broad spectrum of activity Indications: Treating infections caused by susceptible strains of gram-negative bacteria. Includes: urinary track, respiratory track, and skin infections Actions: Interferes with DNA replication in susceptible gram-negative bacteria, preventing cell reproduction Pharmacokinetics: Absorbed in GI tract Metabolized in the liver Excreted in urine and feces
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Fluoroquinolones (cont.) Contraindications Known allergy, pregnancy, or lactating women Adverse Effects Headache, dizziness, GI upset Drug-to-Drug Interactions Antacids, quinidine, theophylline
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing Considerations for Patients Receiving Fluoroquinolones Assessment: History and Examination Nursing Diagnoses Implementation With Rationale Evaluation
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Prototype Summary: Ciprofloxacin
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Question What is a contraindication to receiving a fluoroquinolones? A. Over 65 years B. Weight under 100 pounds C. Fluoroquinolones are contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any fluoroquinolone. D. History of cancer
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Answer c. Fluoroquinolones are contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any fluoroquinolone. Rationale: Fluoroquinolones are contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any fluoroquinolone and in pregnant or lactating patients because potential effects on the fetus and infant are not known.
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Penicillins and Penicillinase - Resistant Antibiotics Therapeutic Actions and Indications Pharmacokinetics Contraindications and Cautions Adverse Effects Clinically Important Drug Drug Interactions
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing Considerations for Patients Receiving Penicillins and Penicillinase- Resistant Antibiotics Assessment: History and Examination Nursing Diagnoses Implementation With Rationale Evaluation
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Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Prototype Summary: Amoxicillin
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