Skills Test 3●Reviewblood administration precautions:averify patientbverify the unit of bloodcspike the unit and begin transfusion slowly 30-50mL/hr for first 15 minutesdmost reactions will occur during this timeeAFTER first 15 minutes, check VS and if all is okay, slide rate to 125-150mL/hreach unit of blood should be administered within a 2 hour time frame! NO HANGING LONGER THAN THAT :) fcheck patient every 30 minutes to an hour, and if any problems arise, stop infusion immediately...keep the line open with normal saline but do NOT run the NS in the same line as the infusiongpage 1022-1024 in textbook●Recognize transfusion reactions and review the steps to manage themasee table 41-12 on page 1023:)●REVIEW IV RATE CALCULATIONS
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Intravenous therapy, GI Tract, normal saline, pressure wound therapy