Nursing In Ghana

Category - Nursing Procedures and Skills

BLOOD TRANSFUSION

Blood transfusion (BT) therapy involves transfusing whole blood or blood components (specific portion or fraction of blood lacking in patient). OBJECTIVES OF BLOOD TRANSFUSION To increase circulating blood volume after...

TYPES OF DEHYDRATION

Dehydration is the condition in which there is excessive loss of body fluids, mostly water. Fluid loss mostly exceeds amount of fluids taken in. In dehydration, fluids are lost from blood, extracellular spaces and then...

NURSING INTERVENTIONS|BLOOD TRANSFUSION

Verify doctor’s order. Inform the client and explain the purpose of the procedure. Check for cross matching and grouping to ensure compatibility Obtain and record baseline vital signs Practice strict asepsis At least 2...