QOD 73: Irrigation of NG Tube (GI/GU/Basic Care and Comfort)

QOD 73: Irrigation of NG Tube (GI/GU/Basic Care and Comfort)

Question:

A nurse is preparing to irrigate a patients nasogastric tube. She has assessed the patients abdomen and determined that the tip of the tube is located in the stomach. After drawing up 30 mL of normal saline into a syringe, the nurse prepares for the next step. Which best . . .