Posted: November 1st, 2017
An anxious female client complains of chest tightness, tingling sensations, and palpitations. Deep, rapid breathing, and carpal spasms are noted. Which of the following priority action should the nurse do first?
A. Provide oxygen therapy.
B. Notify the physician immediately.
C. Administer anxiolytic medication as ordered.
D. Have the client breathe into a brown paper bag.
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.