Flashcards in Standard Dosage Calculation Review - Exam 1 Deck (12):

1

How many mg is 1000 mcg?

1mg

2

How many mg is 1 grain (gr)?

60mg

3

How many mg is 1 gm?

1000mg

4

How many cc in 1 teaspoon?

5cc

5

How many lbs in 1kg?

2.2lb

6

How many mL in 1oz?

30mL

7

How many quarts is 1000mL?

1 quart also 1 liter

8

Electronic Infusion Device Formula

mL/min X 60min/1hr = mL/hr

9

Gravity Drip Formula

mL/min X gtt/1mL = gtts/min

10

Maximum rate of infusion

The maximum amount of medication that can be given in the minimum amount of time

11

How much flush volume to clear the line of medication?

20 mL in regular tubing

4 mL in syringe tubing

12

How much flush before and after medication administration with a saline lock?

3 mL