A 2-yr-old boy is presented to the emergency department at 3 a.m….

Question A 2-yr-old boy is presented to the emergency department at 3 a.m…. A 2-yr-old boy is presented to the emergency department at 3 a.m. with achief complaint of fever and cough. His respiratory rate is 36/min, his temperature is 39oC, and his pulse oximetry reading is 96%. On physical examination he has a barky cough and stridor only with crying. He is well hydrated, able to drink, and consolable. What is the appropriate next step in patient management?  Health Science Science Nursing Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)