A nurse is preparing to administer a blood transfusion to a client who has anemia. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?
a.Obtain the client’s vital signs
b.Describe the blood transfusion procedure to the client
c.Check for the type and number of units of blood to administer
d.Initiate a peripheral IV
32. Which is the following statements by the client indicates an understanding of the teaching? a.I’m taking my progesterone daily
b.I’m dieting to lose weight
c.I’m limiting my daily fluid intake
d.I have switched my morning cups of coffee to hot tea
Which of the following indicates understanding?
a.I will monitor my blood glucose carefully because the medication increases the secretion of insulin
b.I should take this medication with a meal
c.I can expect to gain weight while taking this medication
d.While taking this med I might experience flushing of my skin
Which indicates understanding?
a.I should take calcium supplements so the medication will work better in my system
b.I am taking this medication to increase my energy level
c.This medication can cause my blood pressure to drop
d.I will not need to restrict protein in my diet while taking this medication Answer B the goal of this therapy is to increase the
level of hematocrit
A nurse is caring for a client who has a prescription for plan April. The nurse should identify which of the following findings has an adverse effect?