1.The nurse is to administer doxorubicin hydrochloride.Before administering this medication IVP to a patient with breast cancer. What should the nurse identify first?.

A.The patient room number.

B.Name of her father and mother. C.Orientation levels.

D.The patient has her armband with correct name on it.

Correct answer is D.

Rationale: Appropriate identification of the patient (client)is the first nursing priority after doctor orders has been verified.


Published by edochie99

A Registered Nurse with over twenty years of hospital experience, an author with Masters Degree in Nursing,also Bachelor Degree in Nursing,graduated in 1996 from USC,University of Southern California.MSN in 2009 University of Phoenix.

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