The nurse is preparing to perform a physical assessment. The correct action by the nurse is reflected by which statement?
When performing a physical assessment, what technique should the nurse always perform first?
While percussing over the liver of a patient, the nurse notices a dull sound. What should the nurse do?
What is the most important step that the nurse can take to prevent the transmission of microorganisms in the hospital setting?
The nurse is examining a patient’s lower leg and notices a draining ulceration. Which of these actions is most appropriate in this situation?