The Home Care Nurse Is Making a Follow-Up Visit to a Client
The home care nurse is making a follow-up visit to a client who had total hip replacement surgery 2 weeks ago.Which client statement indicates a need for clarification regarding postoperative routine?
A) "My daughter helps me put on my elastic TED (thromboembolic deterrent) hose every day."
B) "I take 200 mg of Motrin (ibuprofen) at bedtime so that I can sleep."
C) "Now that my hip doesn't hurt, I can cross my legs like a lady again."
D) "Each day, I try to increase my walking time by at least 10 minutes."