Questions about Drs orders HELP!! Please! - page 2
This happen on my 11-7 Am shift last night. I work in LTC. Here is what happened. A pt. was aaggitated and wet. I helped the CNA walk him to the BR. he told me he was going to die!! Scared the... Read More
Jan 3, '07Joined: Nov '05; Posts: 499; Likes: 71I've seen this twice in my 15 month career, once for a UTI and once for pneumonia. In both instances the pt had comprimised renal function. The ABT was effective. I caught both early so that may have had a positive impact on the ABT.Last edit by jimthorp on Jan 4, '07
Jan 3, '07Joined: Apr '05; Posts: 35; Likes: 3I have seen this order recently. One of our docs at the facility I work at has been giving that dosage for renal patients. Does this guy have some sort of renal diagnosis?