The Nurse Is Caring for a Client Who Has Just

Question 10
Multiple Choice

The nurse is caring for a client who has just completed treatment for basal cell carcinoma on the lower lip.The client says to the nurse,"Cigarettes are ruining my life.I'll do anything to quit smoking." Which is the nurse's best response? A) "Here is some information about smoking cessation programs in the area. Let's discuss the options." B) "Here are some pamphlets that show the financial benefits of quitting smoking." C) "If you quit smoking, your risk for developing cancer again will decrease dramatically." D) "Your chest x-ray is still clear, so you could prevent permanent lung damage if you quit smoking now."