The Nurse Assesses a Client Post-Cataract Surgery and Finds White,dry,crusty
The nurse assesses a client post-cataract surgery and finds white,dry,crusty drainage on the client's eyelid and lashes.What does the nurse do next?
A) Obtain a specimen of the drainage for culture.
B) Clean away the drainage and apply the prescribed drops.
C) Contact the physician for an antibiotic order.
D) Arrange for the client to be seen by the ophthalmologist today.