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Flashcards in Instillation of ear Medications Deck (5)
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1

Medication should be ____ temperature

Room - too hot or cold will have side effects ( nausea, dizziness, etc)

2

What position should the client be in when receiving ear medication?

Supine, with affected ear up

3

When administering ear meds to an adult, draw the pinna back and ____

Up

4

When administering ear meds to a child, draw the pinna back and ___

Down

5

How long should the head be tilted to allow medication to travel the ear canal? ____ minutes

5 minutes

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