You are assigned to take care of patient Ms. Marge during your…

Question Answered step-by-step You are assigned to take care of patient Ms. Marge during your… You are assigned to take care of patient Ms. Marge during your shift from 0700 to 1900. She had a minor gastrointestinal surgery last night and you are required to monitor her intake and output. She has an indwelling foley catheter and a peripheral IV. Based on the information below, you will answer: What is her total intake?   0700: The physician orders a new continuous infusion of normal saline at a rate of 75 mL/hr. You grab a 1 L bag of NS and program the pump. You begin the infusion at 0700.  0800: Ms. Marge has a diet order of clear fluids. For breakfast, she has ½ cup of black coffee, 6 oz of tea, and 100 mL of apple juice.  0930: Ms. Marge is feeling nauseous and has 200 mL of yellow emesis.  1130: Now that she is feeling better, she has ¼ cup of water. 1300: For lunch, she had ¼ cup of clear vegetable broth and 4 tablespoons of jello. You empty 750 mL of light-yellow urine from her indwelling foley catheter bag. 1500: You help Ms. Marge up to the bathroom. She has 220 mL of watery diarrhea. 1745: For dinner, she has ? cup of chicken broth and 100 mL of cranberry juice.  1830: The doctor orders to remove the indwelling Foley catheter. You remove the indwelling Foley catheter and empty 800 mL of urine that was in the catheter bag. 1900: You calculate the total intake and output at the end of your shift to document in Ms. Marge’s chart.   Health Science Science Nursing NURSING MDM101 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)