#myIVwordoftheweek: Medication Dosing Errors.
When they occur it can be a serious risk to the patient. For example, when a patient's IV infiltrates the amount of drug administered is different than what was prescribed.
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#BeYourOwnIVAdvocate Young inventor Ella Casano has to have #IVs every eight weeks and designed Medi Teddy to conceal bags of IV medication and blood products from pediatric patients like her who might be feeling scared in the hospital.