Dr Dang called with the update at around 4:00
- Blood gas was a little off, so NIPPV support was increased slightly
- Oxygen needs still tending to range in the 20s
- Xray tomorrow
- Adding a multivitamin for morning and night and an Iron supplement
- Will talk to nutrition about adding protein to aid in weight gain the goal is actually between 10 and 30 grams and they'd really like to see 30.
I'm very interested in a new blood analysis technology from Theranos. I wish they had it in the NICU setting, it seems like it could help decrease how much blood they need for labs.
810 grams (up 10 g) - 1 lb 13 oz
Milk: 810 ml (27 oz)
Day Nurse: Lori
Night Nurse: Jena