Posted: February 26th, 2018
Epidural anesthesia : 5 Important Facts that the Nurse Should Note
A client elects to have epidural anesthesia to relieve the discomfort of labor.
Following the initiation of epidural anesthesia, the nurse should give priority to:
A. Checking for cervical dilation
B. Placing the client in a supine position
C. Checking the client’s blood pressure
D. Obtaining a fetal heart rate