The Nurse Is Preparing a Client with an Aortic Aneurysm
The nurse is preparing a client with an aortic aneurysm for surgery.The nurse notes that the client's systolic blood pressure has increased by 30 mm Hg compared with the reading 1 hour ago.What is the nurse's best action?
A) Measure abdominal girth.
B) Auscultate the abdomen.
C) Increase the IV infusion rate.
D) Reassess the blood pressure.