How to Inspire a Dementia Patient to Shower (Podcast Health) Advocate

How to Inspire a Dementia Patient to Shower how to inspire a dementia patient to shower getting an Alzheimer’s patient to shower can be difficult in order to accomplish this mission you will need to learn how to be a guide how to use bright light and how to use positive reinforcement thousands of caregivers […]

“Therapeutic Hypothermia: Treatment of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Part 2” by Denise Casey

Therapeutic Hypothermia, Treatment of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy, Part 2, by Denise Casey. We’ll now begin to discuss pre-hospital management for patients with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Pre-Hospital Management. We advise our outside referring hospitals to passively cool infants with suspected HIE. For passive cooling, we ask that they remove all external heat sources, turn the radiant […]

Ex 1: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Welcome to an example of a dosage calculation, that requires multiple steps. The order is for 150 milligrams and the available medication is one grain per tablet. How many tablets should you give the patient? We’re going to solve this problem using proportions, where we set two rates or ratios equal to each other as […]

Enhancing Patient Safety Through EHR and Infusion Integration | Cedars-Sinai

[Linda Burnes Bolton] Back in 2002, we assembled a group of about 600 individuals from across the United States. We invited the manufactures of devices to join us in helping to design how we might possibly make it safer to deliver infusion. By finding the way to integrate infusion devices with the electronic health record […]

Ex 4: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Welcome to a dosage calculation, requiring multiple steps. A client weights 140 pounds. If the order is to receive a drug at the dosage of 2.5 milligrams per kilogram of body weight, how many milligrams of the drug will the client receive? We’re going to solve this problem using proportions, where we set two rates […]