[Answer] While the nurse is caring for a neonate at 32 weeks’ gestation in an isolette with continuous oxygen administration the neonate’s mother asks why the neonate’s oxygen is humidified. What should the nurse should tell the mother?

Answer: “Oxygen is drying to the mucous membranes unless it is humidified.”
While the nurse is caring for a neonate at 32 weeks’ gestation in an isolette with continuous oxygen administration th…

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