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For a nurse to teach a patient with preeclampsia how to care for herself at home for her last 2 months of

pregnancy which statement is most important for the patient to understand?


i will double check my urine for protein daily

i will consume 15 grams of protein daily

i will alternate arms when checking my blood pressure

i will count my babies kick counts every other day


I know the patient should count her babies kicks daily, not sure about the alternating arm for blood pressure and also unsure of protein intake or checking her urine for protein is something a patient does at home. can some one help me understand which one of those 4 statements indicates the patient understand the teaching the nurse has provided.

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