# Intake and Output - Figure 15.21

Assume you are caring for the patient named Ben Jones. You work the night shift and the physicianâ€™s orders require the recording of fluid intake and output. Record the following entries for your shift. Then add up and record your shift totals and all of the 24-hour totals.

**Entries:** Ben had a rough night. At midnight, he vomited 100 mL and at 2:30 a.m., he vomited 150 mL. At 3:00 a.m., he vomited another 90 mL. An IV was started, and Ben received 400 mL of fluid. He was able to sip one-half juice glass of water at 5:30 a.m., and he voided 250 mL urine at 6:00 a.m.

Intake and Output Record | ||
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Patient's Name: Ben Jones | Water glass 180 mL | Cup 120 mL |

Juice glass 100 mL | Soup bowl 200 mL | |

Small bowl 120 mL | Mug 240 mL |

Time | Oral | IV | Irrigation | Remarks | BM | Emesis | Urine | Suction | Remarks |
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0715 | 50 mL | 550 mL | |||||||

0800 | 240 mL | ||||||||

0945 | 120 mL | ||||||||

1000 | |||||||||

1115 | 80 mL | ||||||||

1200 | |||||||||

1300 | |||||||||

1430 | 400 mL | ||||||||

1500 | |||||||||

TOTAL | 490 mL | 8 Hr Intake 490 mL | 950 mL | 8 Hr Output 950 mL | |||||

1600 | 240 mL | ||||||||

1730 | 180 mL | ||||||||

1800 | 300 mL | 375 mL | |||||||

1900 | |||||||||

2000 | |||||||||

2130 | 50 mL | 400 mL | |||||||

2200 | |||||||||

2300 | |||||||||

TOTAL | 770 mL | 8 Hr Intake 770 mL | 400 mL | 375 mL | 8 Hr Output 775 mL | ||||

2400 (midnight) |
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0115 | |||||||||

0230 | |||||||||

0300 | |||||||||

0400 | |||||||||

0530 | |||||||||

0600 | |||||||||

TOTAL | |||||||||

TOTALS |