This study day covers a range of topics relating to the theory and principles underpinning the practice of intravenous drug administration and is aimed at qualified nurses who wish to expand their role in this area of drug administration.
A workbook on issues relating to intravenous therapy and a drug calculation test must be successfully completed by all participants on the course.
- The professional context – IV therapy
- Applied pharmacology
- Infection control issues
- Intravenous therapy and risk management