Monday, June 5, 2023

A nurse is administering a shot of Vitamin K to a 30 day-old infant. Which of the following target areas is the most appropriate.. Vastus lateralis



A nurse is administering a shot of Vitamin K to a 30 day-old infant.

Which of the following target areas is the most appropriate?

  • A- Gluteus maximus
  • B- Gluteus minimus
  • C- Vastus lateralis
  • D- Vastus medialis

Answer: C. Vastus lateralis

Vastus lateralis is the most appropriate location.