BLOOD TRANSFUSION/ ADMINISTRATION (FOLLOW THE DOCTOR ORDERS AND YOUR FACILITY POLICY AND PROCEDURE)

The doctor has ordered blood transfusion for your patient. Enter for type and screen or type and crossmatch. The order must be within 72hours. After 72 hours you will need a new doctor order for blood transfusion. If patient Hemoglobin level is low and there is no order for blood transfusion. Call the doctor to …

IS PLASMA A LIQUID PART OF THE BLOOD?.

Plasma in a nutshell is the liquid part of blood. It has 55% of blood, while 45% is red,white cells and the platelets.Plasma itself is 92% water,7% gamma globulin, antihemphilic factor, albumin, protein and 1% is mineral salts,sugars,vitamins,hormone and fats. WHAT ARE THE FUNCTIONS OF PLASMA?. The vital functions of plasma are: (1)It maintain the …

BLOOD TRANSFUSION PROCESS.

Blood transfusion is the procedure in which you receive blood through intravenous iv line.Blood transfusion is usually safe but there some risk , which are clearly explained below.But why do we need blood? WWW.nhlbi.gov/health-topics/blood-transfusion You might need blood due to the following reasons: Lost of blood during surgery Serious injuries such as accidents,stab wound. Fibriod. …