Posted: November 14th, 2017
For a cognitively impaired client who cannot accurately report pain, what is the first action that you should take?
A. Closely assess for nonverbal signs such as grimacing or rocking.
B. Obtain baseline behavioral indicators from family members.
C. Look at the MAR and chart, to note the time of the last dose and response.
D. Give the maximum PRS dose within the minimum time frame for relief.
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.