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MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. The nurse explains that the plan of care for an older adult patient with seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp should include which actions? a. Cleaning lesions with a weak hydrogen... peroxide solution daily b. Cleaning the scalp with a low-dose steroidal shampoo c. Applying hydrocortisone 10% to scalp lesions d. Applying selenium shampoo to the scalp 2. An older adult patient reports pruritus. The nurse educates the patient on the importance of which action? a. Applying a lanolin-rich cream and avoiding scratching the areas b. Taking warm baths and gently rubbing of affected areas with a terrycloth towel c. Minimizing ingestion of fried foods and use of an antihistamine cream d. Avoiding bath oils and allowing the skin to air-dry after bathing 3. The nurse plans to assess for candidiasis as a priority intervention for which patient? a. 60-year-old with a history of bacterial pneumonia b. 72-year-old incontinence of urine and feces c. 58-year-old with a casted left foot d. 90-year-old receiving antihypertensives 4. An 87-year-old patient developed herpes zoster after surgical repair of a hip fracture. The priority nursing diagnosis is a. impaired skin integrity related to immunologic deficit. b. self-care deficit related to severe pain and fatigue. c. risk for infection related to impaired skin integrity. d. pain related to inadequate pain relief from analgesia. [Show More]

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