What teaching do you need to provide to a client with multiple myeloma?
-Immediately report any clinical manifestations of fatigue, shortness of breath, dizziness, or confusion.
-Report any sudden onset of severe pain or new location, especially of back pain, which could indicate a pathological fracture.
-Report changes in sensation, increased numbness and tingling, or changes in motor function.
-Instruct in the use of nonpharmacological pain management methods, such as music, relaxation, deep breathing, imagery, distraction, and progressive muscle relaxation.