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Old 13 September 2019, 13:48
Devildoc Devildoc is offline
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Originally Posted by dustyrebel View Post
I love it when someone hands me one of those pill boxes that has two weeks of meds in it. They expect me to know all of the medications by looking at the pills, or expect me to look up each pill online to identify them.
My suggestion to them is to tape a list of the pill names on the bottom of the box and update it when meds are added or deleted.
When I was orienting in the ED, 16 years ago, we were in triage and a patient did that. My preceptor said, "Lady, I ain't no PDR...." and gave it back.
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