The Nurse Is Providing Care for a Client Admitted to the Hospital
The nurse is providing care for a client admitted to the hospital with reports of chest pain.After receiving a total of three nitroglycerin sublingual tablets,the client states,"The pain has not gotten any better." What does the nurse do next?
A) Place the client in a semi-Fowler's position.
B) Administer intravenous nitroglycerin.
C) Begin supplemental oxygen at 2 L/min.
D) Notify the health care provider.