When using a mechanical lift to transfer a patient out of bed the nurse is aware…
When using a mechanical lift to transfer a patient out of bed the nurse is aware of which of the following to ensure safety except?
|a.||The wheelchair brakes should be on before transferring the patient|
|b.||Equipment should be checked before being used for a patient|
|c.||The sling size should be fitted for the patient|
|d.||Patients can be transferred by 1 person
Miss. Peters is a student nurse working with a home care nurse. They visit an elderly client who has contractures. Miss. Peters asks the nurse, “What is the physiological reason for contractures?” Which of the following is the appropriate explanation?