You are an FY2 Doctor working on an elderly care ward. Your consultant explains to a patient on the ward round that they require a blood transfusion as they are quite anaemic.
The lady is adamant despite understanding and weighing up the risks and benefits of the treatment, that she does not want it as a friend of hers had a bad reaction to a transfusion. Do you:
Rank the following actions in order from the most appropriate (1) to the least appropriate (5) in this situation.