Your patient has Congestive Heart Failure with pulmonary edema. The patient states he is tired of being in bed. What position is best for this patient's condition?
A. Upright with legs dangling over the bed
B. Sims Position in the beside chair
C. Sitting in a chair at 45 degree with legs elevated on a pillow
D. Tripod position with chin down in a chair
答案：A. This positiondecreases venous return and lung congestion which is very crucial for a patientin fluid overload. The heart is weak and does not pump efficiently.