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when administering a subcutaneous injection why would you avoid an injection site thats hardened or fatty
The Subcutaneous Layer
Yes, a subcutaneous injection is made into fatty layer below the skin.
the subcutaneous layer..or the fatty tissue layer underneath the dermis
fatty tissue or subcutaneous fat
A subcutaneous injection
It is the subcutaneous layer The hypodermis is the fatty layer under the skin.
Humans have a layer of fat under their skin called subcutaneous fat.
For obese patient, pinch skin at site and inject needle at 90-degree angle below tissue fold. Rationale: Obese patients have fatty layer of tissue above subcutaneous layer.25 ~ Mosbys Nursing Skills
avoid fatty foods, no coffee, tea or pop, avoid sugar, eggs, shrimp, crab and lobster, or fatty cuts of beef.
a medicial term that refers to a genetic condition in which the body is unable to make melanin