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A nurse is working with a patient who is having sleep difficulties each night. The nurse recommends that the patient keep a sleep diary and to write down the...
Which of the following changes in elimination would most likely occur in a patient who is unable to get out of bed and is immobile? Select all that apply....
A nurse is caring for a 71-year-old patient who has started to demonstrate some hearing loss. She has just started to use a hearing aid. Which factors would...
An 88-year-old patient has recovered from hip surgery and now needs to use a standard walker. The nurse is explaining the benefits of this type of walker to...
A nurse has positioned a client in the high Fowler’s position for a procedure. Which of the following procedures would this position be most useful for? Select...
A nurse is caring for a patient who has been immobile for the past three weeks while recovering from surgery. The patient has been deteriorating in health...
A 56-year-old patient has been diagnosed with stress incontinence and has frequent episodes of leaking urine. The nurse has given this patient a nursing...
A nurse is helping a patient to take a shower. The patient needs to use grab bars in the shower while the nurse helps. Which of the following patients would...
A nurse is assessing a patient who is being admitted to the long-term care facility where she works. The nurse is utilizing the Katz Index of Independence in...
A nurse is caring for a patient who was admitted to the hospital two days ago. The nurse suspects that the patient has not been getting enough sleep while...
A nurse is performing post mortem care on a client who passed away. Which interventions would the nurse perform as part of viewing considerations? Select all...
A nurse is caring for a patient who died about an hour ago. An autopsy has been scheduled for this patient. Which actions would the nurse need to consider...
The parents of a teenager with a disability are talking with a nurse about assistive technology for their son. Which describes the benefit of using this type...
A patient with a speech disorder uses an augmentative and alternative communication device. Which best describes this type of device? Select all that apply....
A patient who has suffered a brain injury requires rehabilitation technology for help with communication. Which of the following describes this type of...
An older adult patient who is in the hospital has asked the nurse if she could help him brush his dentures and put them back in his mouth. Which action...
A nurse is watching a patient use a rollator walker to ambulate across the unit. Which indicates that the patient is using this device correctly? Select all...
A nurse is using the Banner Mobility Assessment Tool (BMAT) to determine a patient’s level of mobility while in the long-term care center. Which of the...
A nurse is positioning a patient on the table in the operating suite while preparing him for surgery. Which of the following principles would the nurse follow...
A nurse is assessing a patient’s experience of pain and has asked about pain intensity and character. Which of the following questions help the nurse...