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A nurse has administered a scheduled dose of 50-mg atenolol PO for the treatment of angina. Following administration, the nurse should prioritize what assessment?
A)Level of consciousness
B)Blood pressure
C)SaO2
D)Oral temperature
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Abrams' Clinical Drug Therapy: Rationales for Nursing Practice
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Atenolol and other beta-blockers have an antihypertensive effect. They are unlikely to affect temperature, LOC, or oxygen saturation levels.

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