assigned by USAN used throughout the drugs lifetime "aspirin"
trade (brand) name
name given by drug manufacturer & identifies it as property of that company "Advil"
installations or irrigations of the external auditory canal; sterile technique.
To treat ethmoid and shenoid sinuses:
lie back head tipped backward
To treat maxillary and frontal sinuses:
lie back head tipped backward & to the side
B before C
bronchodilator before corticosteroid
metered dose inhaler MDI
a handheld nebulizer
inadequate amount of O2
excessive amount of oxygen can lead to:
pulmonary oxygen toxicity, absorption atelectasis or hypercapnia
(24% to 45%) at flow rates of 2 to 6 L/min.
simple face mask
40% to 60% at liter flows of 5 to 8 L/min,
partial rebreather mask
40% to 60% at liter flows of 6 to 10 L per minute