Intravenous Infusion and Flow Rate
The advantages of the intravenous infusion compared to the other routes of drug administration were briefly presented in Chap. 13. In this Chapter, we discuss all parameters that clinical scientists should be aware of prior to conducting dose, rate of infusion and frequency of infusion calculations. Finally, the IV infusion accessories are described prior to engaging you in calculation problems that are commonly encountered in the preparation of parenteral infusion solutions.