[Solved] A Patient Was Admitted for Hypovolemia and Has Iv Fluid
A patient was admitted for hypovolemia and has IV fluid running at 250 mL/hr.The patient complains of burning at the IV insertion site.Upon assessment,the nurse does not find redness,swelling,heat,or coolness.The nurse suspects which of the following?
A)IV infiltration has occurred.
B)The IV catheter has caused phlebitis.
C)Fluid is infusing too quickly.
D)Patient is allergic to the fluid.
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