[Answer] A patient with STEMI is experiencing chest pain that is refractory to sublingual nitroglycerin. Intravenous nitroglycerin is prescribed. When administering this medication it would be titrated to maintain which systolic blood pressure?

Answer: In patients with STEMI IV nitroglycerin may be used when chest pain or discomfort is recurrent or refractory to nitroglycerin administered sublingually or by spray. The IV nitroglycerin should be titrated to maintain a systolic blood pressure of 90 mmHg or more.
A patient with STEMI is experiencing chest pain that is refractory to sublingual nitroglycerin. Intravenous nitroglycerin…

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