Posted: July 5th, 2017
A. Teaching the patient about the importance of adequate of fluid intake and hydration.
B. Assisting the patient to a sitting position with neck flexed, shoulders relaxed, and knees flexed
C. Reminding the patient to use an incentive spirometer every 1 to 2 hours while awake
D. Encouraging the patient to take a deep breath, hold it for 2 seconds, then cough two or three times in succession.
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