Intravenous Medication Administration: Risks, Risk Factors, and Safety Protocol

When asked to imagine a hospital patient and the equipment surrounding them, it’s likely that an IV line is one of the first items you envision, and for good reason. Providing important control over dosage, intravenous catheters are essential for medication administration and fluid regulation. However, because a drug’s absorption rate is very high when [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Exploring the Causes, Risk Factors, and Prevention Methods of Congenital Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is the most common childhood disability, affecting approximately three out of every thousand live births in the United States.[1] A disorder that affects a person’s ability to move and maintain balance and posture, cerebral palsy (CP) is caused by abnormal brain development or damage to the developing brain that affects an individual’s ability [...]

By | July 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments