The nurse is administering an inch of Nitropaste to a client with hypertension, what is the most important thing for the nurse to do?

 

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- Wear gloves while adminitering the nitropaste

- Wash hands before and after touching the paste

- Wear a mask while administering the nitropaste

- Use cloth tape to place nitropaste on the chest

Rationale

Nitropaste upon contact with the skin can cause the nurse to become hypotensive, the nurse needs to make sure they wear gloves and do not let their own skin come into contact with the nitropaste.

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