Critical Thinking Question

  1. The nurse is called to one of her hospice patients’ homes. The primary caregiver states the usual dose of pain medication is not controlling the patient’s pain. The nurse assesses the patient and notes hypoactive bowel sounds. The patient is complaining of abdominal pain. How should the nurse manage this patient?
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  3. by   amoLucia
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