The nurse is preparing to transfuse a patient with a unit of packed red blood

The nurse is preparing to transfuse a patient with a

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9.The nurse is preparing to transfuse a patient with a unit of packed red blood cells (PRBCs). Which intravenous solution is correct for use with the PRBC transfusion?a.5% dextrose in water (D5W)b.0.9% sodium chloride (NS)c.5% dextrose in 0.45% sodium chloride (D5NS)d.5% dextrose in lactated Ringer’s solution (D5LR)ANS: BBlood products should be given only with normal saline 0.9% because D5W will also cause hemolysis of the blood product.DIF:COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application)REF:p. 489TOP:NURSING PROCESS: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Safe and Effective Care Environment: Management of Care10.The nurse is preparing to transfuse a patient with a unit of packed red blood cells (PRBCs). Which patient would be best treated with this transfusion?DIF:COGNITIVE LEVEL: Analyzing (Analysis)REF:p. 479TOP:NURSING PROCESS: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Safe and Effective Care Environment: Management of Care11.After a severe auto accident, a patient has been taken to the trauma unit and has an estimated blood loss of more than 30% of his blood volume. The nurse prepares to administer which product?DIF:COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application)REF:p. 479TOP:NURSING PROCESS: Planning
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MSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Pharmacological and Parenteral Therapies
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