Question of the Week - November 27th, 2018
At your diabetes support group, a 78-year-old says they had chest pain during the week and took nitroglycerin and the pain went away. They mentioned that they have never had to use nitroglycerin before and it has been sitting in the medicine cabinet for over a year. What is the diabetes educator's best response?
A. Please monitor your blood pressure daily at home
B. Please keep a close record of how often you’re taking nitroglycerin and bring to your next provider visit
C. Ask if they are taking their Statin on a daily basis.
D. Strongly encourage person to report this to their provider immediately.
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