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Intradermal injection sites (4)?
Inner forearm
Scapula
Dorsal aspect of upper arm
Upper chest
Intradermal: Amt. of medication per site?
.01-0.1 cc
Intradermal: Needle gauge?
26-27g
Intradermal: Needle length?
1/4-1/2"
Intradermal: Skin?
Stretch skin
Intradermal: Aspirate?
No
Intradermal: Apply pressure?
Yes
Intradermal: Massage?
No
Subcutaneous: Sites (5)?
Abdomen
Posterior & lateral aspect of upper arm
Thigh
Scapula
Upper ventro-dorsal gluteal
Subcutaneous: Amount of medication per site?
1 cc
Subcutaneous: Needle gauge and length for a thin child?
27g, 1/2"
Subcutaneous: Needle gauge and length for a adult?
25g, 5/8"
Subcutaneous: Needle gauge and length for an obese individual?
25g, 5/8"
Subcutaneous: Needle gauge and length for a small adult?
27g, 1/2"
Subcutaneous: Skin?
Pinch up or stretch skin for heparin-insulin
Sub-Q: Angle?
45 degrees
Sub-Q: Aspirate? What is the exception?
Yes; heparin-insulin
Sub-Q: What is the angle if you're using a short needle?
90 degrees
Sub-Q: What is the angle if you have an obese individual?
90 degrees
Sub-Q: Do you apply pressure?
Yes
Sub-Q: Massage? What is the exception?
Yes; heparin-insulin
Intramuscular: Sites(4)?
Dorsogluteal
Ventrogluteal
Vastus lateralis
Deltoid
Intramuscular: Amt. medication per site for dorsogluteal, ventrogluteal, vastus lateralis for infants?
1 cc
Intramuscular: Amt. medication per site for dorsogluteal, ventrogluteal, vastus lateralis for older children?
2 cc
Intramuscular: Amt. medication per site for dorsogluteal, ventrogluteal, vastus lateralis for an adult?
2.5-3cc
Intramuscular: Amt. medication per site for deltoid?
1 cc max
Intramuscular: Massage?
Yes
Intramuscular: Pressure?
Yes
Intramuscular: Aspirate?
Yes
Intramuscular: Angle?
90
Intramuscular: Needle gauge and length for premature infant or small children?
25-27g; 1/2"
Intramuscular: Needle gauge and length for children?
22-25g; 1/2-1"
Intramuscular: Needle gauge and length for adults?
19-23g; 1 1/2"
Intramuscular: Needle length for obese individuals?
2-3"
Intramuscular: Skin?
Stretch taut
Intramuscular: Angle?
90 degrees
Intramuscular: Aspirate?
Yes
Intramuscular: Pressure?
Yes
Intramuscular: Massage?
Yes
Z-track sites (3)?
dorsogluteal
vastus lateralis
ventrogluteal
Z-track amt. medication?
2.5-3cc
Z-track needle gauge and length for an adult?
19-23g; 1-1 1/2
Z-track needle length for an obese individual?
2-3"
Z-track: Air loc.?
Yes
Z-track: Skin?
Pull skin laterally
Z-track angle?
90 degrees
Z-track aspirate?
Yes
Z-track pressure?
No
Z-track massage?
No