Flashcards in Blood Administration Deck (16):
What must be received b4 a transfusion is started ?
Signed written consent
What blood type is considered universal and can be used for all other dodnor?
Type O negative
What blood type is considered the universal recipient and receive all blood
Type AB positive
What is the common infection spread thru transfusion?
In order to determine donor compatibility what must be done
Type and cross match
What must be Done to determine a client's baseline before starting The transfusion ?
Take vital signs
What size IV must the client have ?
18G with a filter needle
How many nurse confirm the unit blood?
How long after blood is remove from the blood bank's refrigerator do you have to start it
How long must you stay with the client after transfusion is started ?
How many MLs are in one unit of packed red blood cells
Abt 250 mL
What are the 7signs of an Adverse reaction?
7.) back pain
What do you do if an adverse reaction occurs
1.) stop blood and run the normal saline That's hangs with the blood
2.) do vitals
3.) notify the PHD and blood bank
4.) make sure urine and blood culture are done
Why must you run blood at a slow rate
Because running blood fast can cause fluid. Overload
What drug is also used to treat anemia because it increases red blood cell production
Epogen ( epoetin Alfa)