Moja Hamma needs to have an IV infusion started prior to her cesarean procedure. Which would be the.

Moja Hamma needs to have an IV infusion
started prior to her cesarean procedure. Which would be the best course of
action?

a. Introduce the cannula into the back of
either hand.

b. Begin the IV infusion in the hand nearest
to you.

c. Ask Moja which hand she would prefer you
to use.

d. Explain that IVs are typically started in
the right hand. Look in Appendix A for the best answer and rationale.