A 16-year old patient with cystic fibrosis is admitted with increased shortness of breath and possible pneumonia

A 16-year old patient with cystic fibrosis is admitted with increased shortness of breath and possible pneumonia

A 16-year old patient with cystic fibrosis is admitted with increased shortness of breath and possible pneumonia. Which nursing activity is most important to include in the patient’s care?
A 16-year old patient with cystic fibrosis is admitted with increased shortness of breath and possible pneumonia. Which nursing activity is most important to include in the patient’s care?

A. Perform postural drainage and chest physiotherapy every 4 hours
B. Allow the patient to decide whether she needs aerosolized medications
C. Place the patient in a private room to decrease the risk of further infection
D. Plan activities to allow at least 8 hours of uninterrupted sleep

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