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October 2, 2019

Involuntary seclusion involves what?

Involuntary seclusion involves what? A) B) C)
October 2, 2019

The nurse is caring for a clint 3 days postOP emergency appendectomy.

The nurse is caring for a clint 3 days postOP emergency appendectomy. The nurse notes the clients calcium levels hae increased, which intervention should the nurse implement to decrease the clients possibility of developing hyper calcemia? a. Measure vitals every 8 hours b. Irrigate foley catheter daily c. Assist the client to ambulate 3 times a day d. Assist the client to turn, cough and deep breathe every 2 hours
October 2, 2019

The physician writes orders for the client with diabetes mellitus.

The physician writes orders for the client with diabetes mellitus. Which order would the nurse validate with the physician? a. Lantus insulin 20U BID b. Administering regular insulin 30 minutes prior to meals c. 5 units of Humalog/10 units NPH daily d. Metformin 1000mg per day in divided does
October 2, 2019

The nurse works with a physician who frequently prescribes benzodiazepines.

The nurse works with a physician who frequently prescribes benzodiazepines. The use of benzodiazepines in which patients would cause the nurse the most concern? a. An 87yo uses a cane for amblation b. A 9 year old with panic attacks c. A 42 year old businessman who travels internationally d. A 32 year old mother of two preschool children
October 2, 2019

An intubated child is brought to the ER while having seizures that has been progressing for 20 minutes.

An intubated child is brought to the ER while having seizures that has been progressing for 20 minutes. Which drug will the nurse anticipate administering to this patient? a. Diazepam b. Phenobarbital c. phenytoin d. Valproic Acid
October 2, 2019

Which drug type is used to treat depression works by preventing enzyatic destruciton of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine?

Which drug type is used to treat depression works by preventing enzyatic destruciton of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine? a. Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors b. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors c. Tricyclic antidepressants d. Monoamine oxidase inhibitiors
October 2, 2019

The nurse cares for a patient in the ER who was just severely burned.

The nurse cares for a patient in the ER who was just severely burned. The wife asks “Why does he need those IV infusions(IV’s)?” What are the best responses by the nurse that indicates the primary reasons for the intravenous infusions (IV’S) with a burned patient (select all that apply) a. So we have an open line for resuscitation in case his heart stops b. So he can receive his antibiotics c. So we can keep his BP stable d. So we can be sure he keeps enough blood volume e. So we can reapidly administer his pain medications
October 2, 2019

You instruct Linda C. that she will need to use a barrier contraceptive method for birth control because oral contraceptives may not be effective while a tetracycline is being used.

You instruct Linda C. that she will need to use a barrier contraceptive method for birth control because oral contraceptives may not be effective while a tetracycline is being used. She states that she would like to become pregnant. What information should she be given?
October 2, 2019

The nurse designs a plan of care for the client with peptic ulcer disease (PUD) who is taking Prilosec for management.

The nurse designs a plan of care for the client with peptic ulcer disease (PUD) who is taking Prilosec for management. What will the best plan by the nurse include? Select all that apply a. Prilosec should not be crushed oe chewed b. Pilosec is best taken with yogurt c. Prilosec is recommended for lont-term treatment of PUD d. Prilosec should be administered before meals e. Prilosec should be administered after meals
October 2, 2019

A Client has been prescribed aluminum hydroxide for the treatment of heartburn.

A Client has been prescribed aluminum hydroxide for the treatment of heartburn. Which information shold the nurse plan to teach the client? Select all that apply a. You should ecpect this medication to take up to 2 days to start taking effect. b. Take this medication with a glass of mild c. You may notice constipation as an effect of this drug d. Thake this medicaton at least 2 hours before or after any other medication you are taking e. This medicaion will reduce the acid your stomach produces