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Nursing - intravenous flow rates

Your hyperglycemic patient receives 0.9% N.S. 250 ml with 250 U regular insulin to infuse at 7 U/h. Drop factor is 60 gtt/ml.

How many ml/hr?

How many gtt/min?

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250 units of insulin in 250 ml. make 1 unit per ml.. That means that ...