The nurse is providing patient education related to use of a brace that the orthopedic surgeon has..

The nurse is providing patient education related to use of a
brace that the orthopedic surgeon has ordered as treatment for idiopathic scoliosis
in an adolescent girl. Which statement by the teen best indicates an
understanding of appropriate use of the brace?

a. “I can take my brace off only for special occasions.” b.
“I will take my brace off for only 1 hour per day, for showering.” c. “I do not
need to wear my brace at night while I am sleeping.” d. “It is most important
for me to wear my brace during the day, while I am upright.”