Posted: February 19th, 2018
After undergoing a cardiac catheterization : 5 Important Steps that Should Follow
After undergoing a cardiac catheterization, Tracy has a large puddle of blood under his buttocks. Which of the following steps should the nurse take first?
A. Call for help.
B. Obtain vital signs
C. Ask the client to “lift up”
D. Apply gloves and assess the groin site