The nurse caring for an adolescent with sickle cell anemia who is experiencing a vaso-occlusive crisis (VOC) should follow the following interventions:

  • Administer oxygen as prescribed.
  • Administer pain medications as prescribed.
  • Monitor vital signs.
  • Provide hydration.
  • Provide emotional support.
  • Monitor for signs of infection.
  • Monitor for signs of complications.

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