*NURSING > EXAM > Capstone Med Surg Assessment 1 all answers correct ; latest spring 2021 (All)

Capstone Med Surg Assessment 1 all answers correct ; latest spring 2021

Document Content and Description Below

1. A nurse is teaching a client about using a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device to treat obstructive sleep apnea. Which of the following information should the nurse include in the t... eaching? It delivers a present amount of airway pressure throughout the breathing cycle 2. A nurse is providing discharge teaching to a client following a heart transplant. Which of the following information should the nurse include in the teaching? Shortness of breath might be an indication of transplant rejection 3. A nurse is caring for a client who has syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) and is receiving 3 % sodium chloride via continuous IV. Which of the following laboratory finding should the nurse identify as an indication that the SIADH is resolving? Urine specific gravity 1.020 4. A nurse is teaching a client about fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) for the screening of colorectal cancer. Which of the following statements should the nurse include in the teaching? You should avoid taking corticosteroids prior to testing 5. A nurse is preparing a client for a colonoscopy. Which of the following medications should the nurse anticipate the provider to prescribe as an anesthetic for the procedure? Propofol 6. A nurse is planning care for a client who has acute pancreatitis. Which of the following interventions should the nurse include in the clients plan? Select all that apply. Monitor blood glucose levels Maintain NPO status until pain-free Manage acute pain 7. A nurse is teaching a client who has hypertension about dietary modifications to help control blood pressure. Which of the following food choices should the nurse recommend as the client to include in their diet? 3 oz of chicken breast 8. A nurse is reviewing the medical record of a client who has unstable angina. Which of the findings should the nurse report to the provider? Breath Sounds 9. A nurse is providing discharge instructions to a client who has GERD. Which of the following statements by the client demonstrates an understanding of the teaching? I will limit activities that require bending at the waist. 10. A nurse at a provide office is interviewing a client who has multiple sclerosis and has been taking dantrolone for several months. Which of the following client statements should the nurse identify as an indication that the medication is effective? I don’t have muscle spasms as frequently 11.A nurse is assessing a client who reports a possible exposure to HIV. Which of the following finding should the nurse identify as an early manifestation of HIV infection? Fatigue 12.A nurse is teaching a client who has type 1 diabetes mellitus about hypoglycemia .which of the following statements by the client indicates an understanding of the teaching? I can drink 4 ounces of soda if my blood sugar is low 13.A nurse is providing discharge teaching to a client who has heart failure and a prescription for furosemide 20 mg PO two times daily. Which of the following instructions should the nurse include in the teaching? Increase intake of high-potassium foods 14.A nurse is caring for a client who has burn injuries covering their upper body and is concerned about their altered appearance .Which of the following statements should the nurse make? It could be helpful for you to attend a support group for people who have burn injuries. 15.A nurse is developing a plan of care for a client who will be placed in halo traction following surgical repair of the cervical spine .Which of the following interventions should the nurse include in the plan? Monitor the client skin under the halo vest. 16.A nurse is caring for a client who has a traumatic brain injury. Which of the following finding should indicate to the nurse the need for immediate intervention? Respiratory rate 30/min 17.A nurse is assessing a client who has meningitis. The nurse should identify which of the following finding as a positive Kerning s sign? After stroking the lateral area of the foot, the client’s toes contract and draw together. After hip flexion, the client is unable to extend their leg completely without pain 18.A nurse is teaching a group of assistive personnel (AP) about caring for client who have Alzheimer’s disease. Which of the following information should the nurse include in the teaching? Provide supervision to prevent a client from becoming injured or lost. 19.A home health nurse is providing teaching to the family of a client who has a seizure disorder. Which of the following interventions should the nurse include in the teaching? Keep a padded tongue blade near the bedside. Place a pillow under the client's head while in bed during a seizure. Administer diazepam orally at the onset of seizures. Position the client on their side during a seizure. 20.A nurse is contributing to the plan of care for a client who has pyelonephritis. Which of the following interventions should the nurse include? Encourage the client to consume caffeinated beverages Avoid the use of acetaminophen for discomfort Monitor the clients the urine for color changes Begin antibiotic therapy after culture and sensitivity results are obtained 21. Nurse is assessing a client who has a herniated lumbar disc. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? The client reports relief from pain when lying in the prone position. The client reports that her low-back pain radiates upward toward one scapula. The client reports tingling and a burning sensation in one foot. The client reports decreased pain when the affected leg is raised and straightened 22.A nurse is caring for a client who has acute gastritis and is NPO. The client has a new prescription to resume oral intake. Which of the following items should the nurse offered the client? Lemonade Tomato soup Gelatin Black coffee 23.A triage nurse nds a school-age child lying in the road following a school bus crash with multiple casualties. The child has a respiratory rate of 8/min, is unresponsive to verbal commands, and groans to painful stimuli. The nurse should assign the client which of the following triage tags? Red Yellow Green Black 24.A nurse is teaching a client who has a new diagnosis of polycystic kidney disease. Which of the following statements should the nurse include in the teaching? "Take aspirin as needed to reduce your pain." "Reduce your dietary beer intake." "Apply dry heat to your abdomen when needed." "Check your weight once per week." 25. A nurse is assessing a client who has right lower lobe pneumonia. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? Dull percussion sounds Increased anterior posterior chest diameter Distended neck veins Pitting edema 26.A nurse is providing teaching to the caregivers of a client who has Alzheimer's disease. Which of the following instructions should the nurse give? (Select all that apply.) Install safety locks and alarm systems. Place nightlights throughout the home. Replace carpeted flooring with tile. Establish a predictable daily routine for the client. Remind the client of scheduled activities 1 day in advance. 27.A nurse is caring for a client who is hyperventilating and has the following ABG results: pH 7.50, PaCO 29 mm Hg, and HCO 25 mEq/L. The nurse should recognize that the client has which of the following acid-base imbalances? 2 3 – Respiratory acidosis Respiratory alkalosis Metabolic acidosis Metabolic alkalosis 28.A nurse is providing discharge teaching for a client who has COPD about nutrition. Which of the following instructions should the nurse include? Eat three large meals daily. Consume high-calorie foods. Limit caffeinated drinks to two per day. Drink fluids during mealtime 29.A nurse is caring for a client who has a right-sided pneumothorax. Following chest tube insertion, which of the following findings indicates that the chest drainage system is functioning correctly? Gentle bubbling in the suction chamber Crepitus around the insertion site Constant bubbling in the water seal chamber Absence of breath sounds on the right side 30.A nurse is caring for client who has a new diagnosis of tuberculosis. Which of the following precautions should the nurse initiate to present transmission of the disease? Contact precautions Airborne precautions Droplet precautions Protective environment 31.A nurse is planning care for a client who has Ménière's disease and is experiencing episodes of vertigo. Which of the following interventions should the nurse include in the plan? Maintain strict bed rest. Restrict uid intake to the morning hours. Administer aspirin. Provide a low-sodium diet. 32.A nurse reviewing laboratory reports for client who is taking NSAISs for rheumatoid arthritis. Which of the following results should the nurse recognize as a possible adverse effect of NSAID therapy? Increased erythrocyte sedimentation rate Elevated creatinine clearance Increased serum potassium Positive fecal occult blood test 33.A nurse is assessing a client who is receiving a blood transfusion. Which of the following findings indicates the client might be experiencing a hemolytic transfusion reaction. Hypertension Report of urticarial Distended neck veins Report of chest pain 34.A nurse is caring for a client who had surgery 2 days ago and reports incisional pain. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first? Determine the time the last dose of pain medication was administered. Reposition the client to assist with reduction of pain. Ask the client to describe the pain and rate it on a scale of 0 to 10. Para mi Check the client's medical record for type of PRN pain medication. 35.A nurse is teaching strategies to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome to a group of oce workers. Which of the following instructions should the nurse include? (Select all that apply.) "Raise your chair height so that you lean over to type." "Use a wrist rest when working at a computer station." "Stretch your ngers and wrists periodically while working." "Position your keyboard at shoulder height." "Take breaks from the repetitive activity." 36.A nurse is assessing a client who has a tension pneumothorax following blunt chest trauma. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? Tracheal deviation to the unaffected side Pleural friction rub Frothy, pink-tinged sputum Increased breath sounds on the affected side 37.A nurse is caring for an adult client who asks about vaccinations against communicable diseases. The nurse should inform the client that which of the following vaccines are available? (Select all that apply) [Show More]

Last updated: 1 year ago

Preview 1 out of 25 pages

Add to cart

Instant download

We Accept:

We Accept
document-preview

Buy this document to get the full access instantly

Instant Download Access after purchase

Add to cart

Instant download

We Accept:

We Accept

Reviews( 0 )

$12.50

Add to cart

We Accept:

We Accept

Instant download

Can't find what you want? Try our AI powered Search

OR

REQUEST DOCUMENT
71
0

Document information


Connected school, study & course


About the document


Uploaded On

Jan 18, 2023

Number of pages

25

Written in

Seller


seller-icon
Native

Member since 2 years

3 Documents Sold


Additional information

This document has been written for:

Uploaded

Jan 18, 2023

Downloads

 0

Views

 71

Document Keyword Tags

Recommended For You

Get more on EXAM »

$12.50
What is Browsegrades

In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.

We are here to help

We're available through e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, and live chat.
 FAQ
 Questions? Leave a message!

Follow us on
 Twitter

Copyright © Browsegrades · High quality services·