Hi I need help answering question 29 and 30 according to the scenario. Can you help me?
Critical Thinking Skill: Describe the strategy you would implement to prevent this medication error. possible scenario Suppose a physician wrote the order Celebrex 100 mg p.o. q.12h (anti-inflammatory to treat rheumatoid arthritis pain), but the order was difficult to read. The unit secretary' and pharmacy interpreted the order as Celexa (antidepressant), a medication with a similar spelling. Celexa was written on the MAR. potential outcome The nurse administered the Celexa for several days, and the patient began complaining of severe knee and hip pain from rheumatoid arthritis. Also, the patient experienced side effects of Celexa. including drowsiness and tremors. A medication error occurred because several health care professionals misinterpreted the order. Prevention What should have alerted the nurse that something was wrong? What should have been considered to prevent this error? After completing these problems, see pages 480-481 to check your answers.