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4.A client is on intravenous heparin to treat a pulmonary embolism. The client’s most recent partialthromboplastin time (PTT) was 25 seconds. What order would the nurse anticipate?
5. A client is hospitalized with a second episode of pulmonary embolism (PE). Recent genetic testingreveals that the client has an alteration in the gene CYP2C19. What action by the nurse is best?
6. A nurse is caring for four clients on intravenous heparin therapy. Which laboratory value possiblyindicates that a serious side effect has occurred?
7. A client appears dyspneic, but the oxygen saturation is 97%. What action by the nurse is best?

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