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What should the male client do after a long leg cast is removed?



A. Cleanse the leg by scrubbing with a brisk motion
B. Put leg through full range of motion twice daily
C. Report any discomfort or stiffness to the physician
D. Elevate the leg when sitting for long periods of time.

This question is part of Practice Test III- Medical Surgical Nursing
Asked by RN pedia, Last updated: Mar 06, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered May 24, 2017

Elevate the leg when sitting for long periods of time.

Elevation will help control the edema that usually occurs.
 

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