Posted: December 11th, 2017
After change of shift, you are assigned to care for the following patients. Which patient should you assess first?
A. A 60-year old patient on a ventilator for whom a sterile sputum specimen must be sent to the lab
B. A 55-year old with COPD and a pulse oximetry reading from the previous shift of 90% saturation
C. A 70-year old with pneumonia who needs to be started on intravenous (IV) antibiotics
D. A 50-year old with asthma who complains of shortness of breath after using a bronchodilator
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.