QOD 39: Nutrition and COPD (Respiratory/Basic Care and Comfort)

QOD 39: Nutrition and COPD (Respiratory/Basic Care and Comfort)

Answer:

D. Achieve and maintain a healthy weight

Rationale: 

A patient with COPD suffers from a chronic disease that can progressively worsen if he does not take care of his health. As part of health education, the nurse must teach the patient important facts that will most support his overall . . .