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The nurse is performing an assessment of a clients abdomen. Upon palpation, the nurse feels an abnormal lump in the LUQ that is extremely painful for the client. The nurse suspects she is palpating which of the following? Select all that apply....
A nurse is reviewing the mnemonic for stroke, FAST. The nurse remember the T standing for which of the following?...
During discharge of a client with diabetes, the nurse recognizes a need for further education when the client makes which of the following statements?...
A nurse is reviewing the mnemonic for stroke, FAST. The nurse remember the S standing for which of the following?...
A nurse is reviewing the mnemonic for stroke, FAST. The nurse remember the F standing for which of the following?...
A nurse is reviewing the mnemonic for stroke, FAST. The nurse remember the A standing for which of the following?...
A client has been admitted to the hospital for a cardiac stress test. The client asks the nurse what this test involves. What is the best response by the nurse?...
The nurse is advocating for their client. Which of the following is appropriate behaviors from the nurse?...
To prevent pressure ulcers from occuring, the nurse is educating a client on things they can do to help out. Which of the following should the nurse include in the education?...
To prevent pressure ulcers from occuring, the nurse is educating a client on things they can do to help out. Which of the following should the nurse include in the education?...
To prevent pressure ulcers from occuring, the nurse is educating a client on things they can do to help out. Which of the following should the nurse include in the education?...
A client has had a chest tube placed for 10 hours and the nurse is assessing the color of the drainage. Which color would be concerning to the nurse?...
A nurse is caring for a patient with a chest tube, the nurse knows to never clamp a chest tube because which of the following could happen?...
The nurse is caring for a client with a chest tube that was placed one hour ago. The nurse measures the amount of drainage and notes that it is 100mL’s. What should the nurse do next?...
A client has fluid in his plueral space and the nurse is preparing for a chest tube insertion. The nurse knows that the insertion site will be located where?...
A client has air in his plueral space and the nurse is preparing for a chest tube insertion. The nurse knows that the insertion site will be located where?...
What should the nurse do if a clients chest tube is accidently pulled out?...
If a pneumothorax is present and the client has a chest tube, what type of bubbling would be expected in the water chamber?...
A nurse is educating a client on prevention of compartment syndrome. What does the nurse need to include? Select all that apply....
A nurse is answering a call light for a client who reports that their broken arm suddenly hurts. Upon inspecting the arm in the splint, the nurse notes a major increase in swelling. The clients capillary refill is about 5 seconds long. The nurse knows this client is experiencing compartment syndrome and prepares the client for which of the folllwing?...