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Intramuscular Medication (IM) Administration
Injury to Nerves, Bone, and Blood Vessels
Selection of Needle Length
Aseptic Technique for Drawing Up
90 Degree Angle
Max Amount (2-5 mL Adult, 1 mL Child)
Techniques to Reduce Pain
Needle Sizes and Uses
Adjust Size Based on Height/Weight
3/8 or 5/8 inch
Mixing NPH and Regular Insulin for Injection
Roll NPH Insulin
Alcohol to Multiuse Vials
Inject Air into NPH Insulin (Cloudy)
Inject Air into Regular Insulin (Clear)
Withdraw Regular Insulin Units
Withdraw NPH Units
Verify with 2nd Nurse
Discard if Error
Routes of Administration Part Two (Parenteral)
Tuberculosis Skin Mantoux Test (PPD)
Delayed Hypersensitivity (Cell Mediated Response)
Read 48-72 hours
≥ 5 mm Induration
≥ 10 mm Induration
High Risk Patients
≥ 15 mm Induration
Routes of Administration Part One
Topical or Mucous Membrane Administration
6 Rights of Medication Administration
Check for Allergies
Assess the Patient
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