Ques. on Lacharity book - page 2

by wecan11

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I don't understand Lacharity's logic on this question. "You are working in ED caring for pt. whose just been admitted w/ L. anterior chest pain, possible unstable angina or myocardial infarction. Which nursing activity would... Read More

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    The way i see this questin is , if you pick 1 you are telling NCLEX you are not sure your patient is having angina and can have an MI. Assessment does goes first most of the time if there is no intervention to solve the problem right away, or the question does not provide any assessment info. so yes you would administer the nitro since you know he is having angina and there has been some assessment given . You do not want to delay treatment,