Your patient is intubated. Which of the following nursing interventions it the priority for this patient?


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- Maintain airway patency

- Documenting thorough respiratory assessments

- Preventing skin breakdown

- Preventing ventilator-acquired pneumonia


All of these aspects of care are essential to the ventilated patient, however none of them matter if the airway isn't patent.

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