by Cathy Parkes August 09, 2021
When administering intramuscular injections in infants under 1 year old, use the vastus lateralis muscle!
Administer IM injections at a 90° angle. Use a 20-23 gauge, 1 - 1.5 inch needle.
by Cathy Parkes Sep 15, 2021
by Cathy Parkes Sep 13, 2021
Incidence vs. Prevalence:
Incidence is the number of NEW cases of disease/injury in a population during a period of time.
Prevalence is the number of ALL cases (new and pre-existing) of disease/injury in a population during a period of time