Basic Care and Comfort QuestionDifficulty
A client has a kidney stone, what types of food should the nurse teach the client to avoid?...
The nurse is caring for a client diagnosed with renal failure, the nurse reviews the clients food order, and tells the client they will not be able to have which of the following items?...
The nurse takes a clients temperature orally and knows that which of the following temperature is within normal limits?...
The nurse is educating a client on the proper use of crutches. The nurse asks the client to walk a few steps with the crutches. The client puts the crutches under his arms and rests the pads on his axilla. The clients arms are at a 30 degree angle and his hands are lightly resting at the grips by his side. Before the client takes a step, the nurse stops him to re-educate the client on his placement under his axilla. The client asks why he can’t rest his body weight on the pads under his armpits. What is the best explaination for the nurse to give?...
A client reports that they haven’t had a bowel movement in three days. The nurse should promote which of the following to help the client with gastrointestinal peristalasis? Select all that apply....
An elderly client is in the hospital for the 4th time for falling. Upon talking to the client the nurse learns that the client is upset that they need to use a cane to ambulate so they aren’t using it. The client states, “I guess I better start using it, but everytime I use it, it seems I fall just as much!” The nurse observes the client walking with the cane. Which of the following would the nurse need to re-educate the client about?...
A client is reporting to the nurse that they have hallux vagus and it is becoming very painful. The nurse knows this is a problem with which part of the body?...
A nurse is examining a client with an obvious deformity of the forearm. Which of the following should the nurse include in the focused assessment? Select all that apply....
A nurse is performing a continuoius bladder irrigation on a client. The clients bag has 500 mLs of fluid in it, the order is for 50 mL’s every hour and it has been 3 hours. The nurse notes that at the begining of the 3 hours the bag had 200 mL’s in it. What is the asmount of fluid that has been irrigated?...
A client has their call light on, this clients nurse is busy at this time so you answer it. Knowing nothing about this client, the client asks, “Can I get a blanket?” What would be the best responce from the nurse?...
A client has their call light on, this clients nurse is busy at this time so you answer it. Knowing nothing about this client, the client asks, “Can I get a glass of water?” What would be the best responce from the nurse?...
A nurse is performing a continuoius bladder irrigation on a client. The clients bag has 400 mLs of fluid in it, the order is for 20 mL’s every hour and it has been 4 hours. The nurse notes that at the begining of the 4 hours the bag had 200 mL’s in it. What is the amount of fluid that has been irrigated?...
A nurse is performing a continuoius bladder irrigation on a client. The clients bag has 650 mLs of fluid in it, the order is for 30 mL’s every hour and it has been 2 hours. The nurse notes that at the begining of the 2 hours the bag had 200 mL’s in it. What is the amount of fluid that has been irrigated?...
A client just found out they have Seborrheic Keratosis. The client asks, “How much longer do I have to live?” What is the best response by the nurse?...
A nurse is caring for a client with quadrapelegia. The nurse knows that this patient is at major risk for pressure ulcers. What should the nurse do to help prevent the pressure ulcers from happening?...
A nurse will be getting an admit of a client with a stage II pressure ulcer, what should the nurse ensure is in the clients room to help reduce any furthering of the ulcer?...
The nurse is examining a client who reports they have pain in the LLQ of their abdomen. The nurse knows which of the following is located in the LLQ?...
The nurse is examining a client who reports they have pain in the RUQ of their abdomen. The nurse knows which of the following is not located in the RUQ?...
The nurse is examining a client who reports they have pain in the RUQ of their abdomen. The nurse knows which of the following is located in the RUQ?...
The nurse is examining a client who reports they have pain in the LUQ of their abdomen. The nurse knows which of the following is located in the LUQ?...