Administration of IV Medications Via Soluset

Ford, Nancy A.; Drott, Henry R.; Cieplinski-Robertson, Jean Anne
July 2003
Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p283
Academic Journal
Describes studies for determining the appropriate amount of flush solution needed to deliver > 95% of the intravenous (IV) medication supplied by the pharmacy. Determination of the volume of solution required to flush a colored-containing therapeutic agent through the IV tubing; Percentage of tobramycin that was administered with all of the flush volumes tested; Implications for nursing practice.


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