A nurse is explaining Inserting a chest tube to family members who do not understand where it is placed. What would the nurse tell them?
|It is inserted into the space between the lining of the lungs and the ribs.|
|I don’t exactly know, but I will make sure the doctor comes to explain.|
|It is inserted directly into the lung itself, connecting to a lung airway.|
|It is inserted into the peritoneal space and drains into the lungs.|