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Class I Medical Device Recall: Baxa Corporation Abacus Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) Calculation Software by FDA A number of errors have been reported by Abacus software users as a result of ordering salt based parenteral nutrition ingredients on an ion based ordering template. Abacus TPN Calculation Software
Not Much to Report Right Now by xoxomarebear Patient Expert I do not have much to report right now, but here's what I can say: Vivienne has started TPN (Total Parenteral Nutrition), as of 10pm yesterday. This seems to be improving her energy level, comfort...
Easter Holidays in Isolation by Sarah M. Patient Expert Wills TPN and line free, off to investigate some trees First daisy chain of the year Back to the daisy chain Wills enjoying some rough and tumble play with Hope (until his bag leaked...
Tomorrow will be better. by PM, RN Registered Nurse with Patient X was changing his TPN bag. This links back to the communication aspect of our clinical focus... for everyone's meds, I let the TPN run dry. Big no-no. TPN includes lots of substances that bacteria...
'Keeping us on our toes' by Sarah M. Patient Expert . He will probably go back onto a little TPN while we are increasing, just to keep his nutrition up. The team were wondering about going back on TPN because we thought his abnormal or 'deranged' as they call...
First Tastes by Sarah M. Patient Expert calorie density) and TPN was switched off!! If I had been able to blog yesterday... that this is normal. He had tried to push Wills a bit to get him off TPN as his liver was getting cross...
Square by Square by Sarah M. Patient Expert . There are no plans, we just take each day as it comes. He will remain on full TPN for the time being until the feeds are established. I can't wait for the day we take down his last bag of TPN. Once I knew we would not be home...
Stuck by Sarah M. Patient Expert . He is also dehydrated and is back on 24 hour TPN with an extra 500 mls fluid - making over 4 litres a day! It looks like he will have to stay on at least 22 hours TPN from now on. Ideally, he needs 24 but the liver needs a break...
A Fine Line by Sarah M. Patient Expert has gone a bit off and he is currently on his TPN 24 hours a day and extra fluid overnight. We are really hoping... the TPN has been stopped and the line is clamped. There they breed, ready to be pushed back in greater...

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