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What client need should the nurse emphasize in her discharge assessment? A nurse is preparing to discharge an adolescent with sickle cell anemia.



A. The need to have pain medication available
B. The need for an adequate support structure
C. The need to maintain good hydration
D. The need to follow up with physician visits
Asked by Denver, Last updated: Jan 19, 2020

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C. Bernthal

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C. Bernthal, Teacher, MA, P.hD, Seattle

Answered Jan 23, 2019

Sickle cell crisis can be triggered by multiple things including dehydration and stress. A teenager may have many such instances in his or her life. Such a teen needs to have a good support...Read More
 

John Smith

John Smith

Answered Sep 09, 2016

The need for an adequate support structure-rationale: because many psychosocial and physiological issues affect the life of an adolescent with a chronic illness, assuring the existence of a good...Read More
 

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