ONCOLOGY IQ

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Correct answer: D

Rationale: Vigorous hydration is an important intervention in preventing the development of tumor lysis syndrome. 
Reference: Kaplan, M. (Ed.). (2018). Understanding and managing oncologic emergencies: A resource for nurses (3rd ed.). Oncology Nursing Society, p. 629.