Edema of the lower extremities

A nurse is collecting data from a client who has heart failure and edema of the lower extremities. Which of the following actions should take the nurse?

a. Observe the skin color of the edematous area.

b. Press firmly with the fingertip on the edematous area.

c. Compress the nail beds of the client’s toes.

d. Lightly pinch the skin over the client’s calf.

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