Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic
Hormone (SIADH) HYPONATREMIA
Diabetes Insipidus (DI) HYPERNATREMIA
*A problem in which antidiuretic hormone (ADH) is secreted
when plasma osmolarity is low
Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
Order: HydroDiuril 75 mg PO BID
Round to the tenth.
The nurse will administer _ tablet(s).
2. Order: Procardia 10 mg PO BID
The nurse will administer _ capsule(s).
3. Order: Elixophyllin 4 mg/kg PO every 6 hours
Fluids and Electrolytes
P.A. is a 65-year-old female being admitted to the medical floor of the hospital. She
came to the Emergency Department (ER) with C/O of right lower quadrant abdominal
pain and N/V/D X 3 days. Her diagnosis is gastroenter
RNSG 1533 IVPB Practice Problems
1. Physician Order: Cleocin 300 mg IVPB every 12 hours
Available: Cleocin 300 mg mixed in 100 ml Normal Saline
Administer over 30 minutes.
IV pump is available.
The nurse will program the IV pump for _ ml/ hour.
Hypertension, low immune system,
HIGH CRTISOL, HIGH ACTH, Low K & Ca
HIGH NA+, HIGH GLUCOSE, Low Lymphs
A, B, Cs
(What to do to keep this
Give prescribed drugs. Administer ketoconazole orally, if prescribed.
If the patient is to undergo surgery, administer I.V. glucocorticoids before and for 24 hours after surgery.
Consult a dietitian for nutritional planning to ensure
Concept Analysis Diagram - Communication
Directed toward what contributes to a normal concept and is thereby related to all factors
involved in or with the concept. Not always needed to have a normal outcome.
Extracellular Fluid Volume Excess- Model Case
Randall Owens is a 70 year old farmer with a history of coronary artery disease and had a
placement of a stent for arterial blockage 15 years ago. Mr. Owens consistently follows the
prescribed diet and medicat