1–1½"* † (22–25 gauge) ⅝"* (22–25 gauge) Needle insertion Needle size Injection site Anterolateral thigh muscle Administer these vaccines by the intramuscular (IM) route: Diphtheria-tetanus (DT, Td) with pertussis (DTaP, Tdap); Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib); hepatitis A (HepA ...
ANR-1018 AlAbAmA A&m And Auburn universities How to Give Your Horse an intramuscular injection m ost horse owners occasionally must give their horse an injection.
Injections (intramuscular) Page 1 of 4 Injections (intramuscular) Your child needs to take a medicine by intramuscular (into the muscle) injection.
Patient and Family Education How to Give an Intramuscular Injection In case of an urgent concern or emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department right away.
- 1 - Self Administration Of Intramuscular Injection Patient Name: Goal: Patient / Caregiver will demonstrate proper preparation and administration of prescribed therapy.
1 INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTIONS SITE SELECTION "Is this gonna hurt?" What site should I use? ... Spread the skin to ensure firmness • 90° angle • Insert needle quickly, dart-like fashion • ALWAYS aspirate prior to injection • Remove needle ...
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Injection site: Give in the central and thickest portion of the deltoid—above the level of the armpit and below . the acromion (see the diagram). Intramuscular (IM) Injections Needle size: 22–25 gauge, 1–1½" needle
CLINICAL PROCEDURES Injections Intramuscular (IM) Injections IM injections deposit medication deep into muscle tissue. This route of administration provides rapid systemic action and absorption of relatively large doses (up to 5 ml in appropriate sites).
o Katsma D, Smith G (1997) Analysis of needle path during intramuscular injection. Nursing Research, 46(5): 288-291 o Keen MF (1990) Get on the right track with Z-track injections.