Solutions, Solvents, Solutes, Concentrations, Ratio's, Tonicity, Fractions
A fluid that has a substance dissolved into it is called a solution. The liquid part of a solution is called the solvent. The
Handout #1 - Drug/IV Calculation Problems from Professor Arno
May 2017
1. You have been ordered to give 0.5mg/kg of Lasix via IV push. It is packaged 100mg/10ml. The
patient weighs 198lbs.
What is the
Handout #2 - Arno P2 Students - IV Flow Rates
May 2017
To All P2 Students: Review Sharp Handling & Disposal! The Instructors were dismayed to see so many
students handle and dispose of sharps so poorl
Handout #4 Professor Arno - Pediatric Drug Calculations
May 2017
1. Epinephrine (1:10,000) has been ordered 0.01mg/kg, IV push for a patient who
weighs 33 pounds. The Epinephrine is packaged 1mg/10ml.
Plant Based Drugs and Medicines
By Leslie Taylor, ND
October 13, 2000
For more on this subject, also see Chapter 2 of The Healing Power of Rainforest
Herbs.
Today there are at least 120 distinct chemi
IV Flow Rates Math Practice
1.
Give 180ml/hour of normal saline using a 10gtts/ml drip set.
How many gtts/minute? How many gtts/second?
2.
Give 240ml/hour of normal saline using a 15gtts/ml drip set.
Handout #3 Professor Arno - IV Push Orders May 2017
1.
Lidocaine has been ordered 1.5mg/kg to a patient who weighs 132 pounds. Lidocaine is
packaged as a 2% solution containing 100mg/5ml. How many mls
BLS Provider notes
Age definitions
Adults: Adolescents (ex. After the onset of puberty.) or older.
Children: 1 year of age to puberty.
Infants : Less than 1 year of age ( excluding newly born infants
Question # 1 (Multiple Choice) Which of the following is a contraindication to the use of an oropharyngeal
airway?
A) the patient has vomited
B) the patient is unconscious
C) the patient has tongue la