# The doctor orders 500 mL NS to infuse at 50 mL / hr. The nurse starts the IV at 1200. At 1600, the doctor increases the IV rate to 100 mL / hr….

Question Answered step-by-step -The doctor orders 500 mL NS to infuse at 50 mL / hr. The nursestarts the IV at 1200. At 1600, the doctor increases the IV rate to 100 mL / hr. Starting with the amount of IV fluid left at 1600, calculate the new infusion time and the completion time of the IV.  Infusion: Completion: -The doctor orders 1,000 mL D10W to infuse at 100 mL / hr. The nurse starts the IV at 2030. At 2200, the IV rate is increased to 125 mL / hr per doctor’s orders. Starting with the amount of IV fluid left at 2200, calculate the new infusion time and the completion time of the IV.  Infusion: Completion: -The physician writes the following IV order at 1130. The nurse starts the IV at 1200. The IV infuses continuously through the infusion pump. At the handoff report at 1400 the nurse reports that 700 mL remains in the IV bag for the next shift. Has the nurse provided the correct information? Health Science Science Nursing Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)