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Magnetic Resonance Insights our 38th Journal on Pubmed

Magnetic Resonance Insights is our 38th journal to be added to Pubmed. To see which other Libertas Academica journals are listed on Pubmed, visit our website.

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Follow us for beautiful images, new articles and news from selected open access science and medicine articles published by Libertas Academica.

Visit Libertas Academica to view thousands of peer reviewed open access articles published in 87 journals across 43 subject categories. #science #medicine #openaccess

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nurse-with-a-smile:

Intradermal:

  • This route is usually used for tuberculin testing or checking for medication/allergy sensitivities
  • It may be used for some cancer immunotherapy
  • Use small amounts of solution [0.01-0.1 mL] in a tuberculin syringe with a fine-gauge needle [26 to 27] in lightly pigmented, thin skinned, hairless sites [inner surface of mid-forearm or scapular area of back] at a 10-15 degree angle.

Subcutaneous:

  • This route is appropriate for small doses of nonirritating, water-soluble medications and is commonly used for insulin and heparin.
  • Use a 3/8- to 5/8-inch, 25- to 27-gauge needle, or an insulin syringe of 28- to 31- gauge. 
  • Inject no more than 1.5 mL solution. 
  • For an average size client, pinch up skin and inject at 45-90 degree angle. For an obese client, use a 90 degree angle.
  • Sites are selected for adequate fat-pad size [abdomen, upper hips, lateral upper arms, thighs]

Intramuscular:

  • This route is appropriate for irritating medications, solutions in oils, and aqueous suspensions.
  • Most common sites include ventrogluteal, dorsogluteal, deltoid, and vast us lateralis [pediatric]
  • Use needle size 18 to 27 [usually 22- to 25-gauge], 1 to 1.5 inches long, and inject at a 90 degree angle.
  • Volume injected is usually 1-3 mL.
  • If > 3 mL is required, divide into two syringes and use two sites.
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How to Tell How Smart a Kid Is: Look at Her Scribbles

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Health Services Insights Now Available on Pubmed

Our Health Services Insights journal is now available on Pubmed.

The full list of our journals, including the 38 listed on Pubmed can be found on our website.

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Biochemistry Insights Now Available on Pubmed

We are pleased to announce that our Biochemistry Insights journal is now available on Pubmed.

The full list of our journals, including the 38 listed on Pubmed can be found on our website. 

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Interview with Author Dr Ravi Sahu | Libertas Academica

This author interview is by Dr Ravi P. Sahu, of Indiana University School of Medicine.  Dr Sahu’s full paper, Systemic Platelet-activating factor receptor activation augments experimental lung tumor growth and metastasis, is available for download in Cancer Growth and Metastasis.