Q 55

A licensed practical nurse (LPN)is helping prepare a patient for a thoracentesis.What should the nurse include in the teaching? (Select all that apply.) A) "You will need to be NPO for 6 hours." B) "You will need to sign a consent form for the procedure." C) "You will assume a sitting position at the side of the bed." D) "This is a sterile procedure, so the site will be covered in a drape." E) "You will need to take frequent deep breaths during the procedure." F) "The doctor will collect fluid from the space between your lung and your chest wall."

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