The Legal And Clinical Implications Of Crushing Tablet
Dec 14, a recent news report in nursing times highlighted the potential problems of concealing medicines in older patients’ food (godfrey, ) and it is often easier and quicker to pick up the tablet crusher than to re-order a soluble or liquid version of a particular medication. nursing students have even commented on how registered practitioners are showing them how to crush tablets by putting.For measuring a prescribed amount of liquid medication or breaking a scored tablet or crushing a tablet as prescribed; next question. 1. is putting crushed medication in applesauce allowed? answer: it depends . first, we need to evaluate why is the medication being put into the applesauce? in most cases the reason i hear.