QOD 70: Pain Control After Surgery (Ethical/Legal/Basic Care and Comfort)

QOD 70: Pain Control After Surgery (Ethical/Legal/Basic Care and Comfort)

Question:

A nurse is caring for a patient who is recovering from surgery and is in pain at the incision site. The nurse has administered some medications to help control the patients pain, but she holds off from administering more because she does not want the patients respiratory rate to . . .