Posted: June 6th, 2017
A nurse notes 2+ bilateral edema in the lower extremities of a client with myocardial infarction who was admitted two (2) days ago. The nurse would plan to do which of the following next?
1. Review the intake and output records for the last two (2) days
2. Change the time of diuretic administration from morning to evening
3. Request a sodium restriction of one (1) g/day from the physician.
4. Order daily weight starting the following morning.
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