Posted: January 15th, 2018
Pruritus : What are the 3 outstanding treatments for the condition
The client asks why the emollient should be applied immediately after a bath or shower. How should the nurse respond?
A. “This makes the skin feel soft.”
B. “This prevents evaporation of water from the hydrated epidermis.”
C. “This minimizes cracking of the dermis.”
D. “This prevents inflammation of the skin.”