Intravenous therapy (IV) is therapy that delivers fluids directly into a vein.The intravenous route of administration can be used both for injections, using a syringe at higher pressures; as well as for infusions, typically using only the pressure supplied by gravity.
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Fluid replacement or fluid resuscitation is the medical practice of replenishing bodily fluid lost through sweating, bleeding, fluid shifts or other pathologic processes. . Fluids can be replaced with oral rehydration therapy (drinking), intravenous therapy, rectally such as with a Murphy drip, or by hypodermoclysis, the direct injection of fluid into the subcutaneous tis
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Intravenous lines are often used in emergency medicine. Many things can be given through an IV line. Volume expanders. Volume expanders are special fluids that are used when a person has lost some of the fluids in their body. For example, a person might lose fluids because of dehydration or bleeding. Volume expanders are used to replace these ...
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Jun 06, 2017 · Intravenous fluid regulation is the control of the amount of fluid you receive intravenously, or through your bloodstream. The fluid is given from a bag connected to an intravenous line. This is a ...
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Saline, also known as saline solution, is a mixture of sodium chloride in water and has a number of uses in medicine. Applied to the affected area it is used to clean wounds, help remove contact lenses, and help with dry eyes.
Jun 15, 2020 · Normal saline solution can be administered only via intravenous (IV) access. 0.9% Normal Saline (NS, 0.9NaCl, or NSS) is one of the most common IV fluids, it is administered for most hydration needs: hemorrhage, vomiting, diarrhea, hemorrhage, drainage from GI suction, metabolic acidosis, or shock. It is an isotonic crystalloid that contains 0 ...
Apr 14, 2020 · If you have any questions about this medicine (intravenous fluids), please talk with your doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other health care provider. If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away.