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d.Moist heat and acetaminophen are indicated for this type of injury.ANS: BShin splints result when the ligaments tear away from the tibial shaft and cause pain. Actions thathave an antiinflammatory effect are indicated for shin splints. Ice, rest, and NSAIDs are the usualDownloaded by Ansu Sheku ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|8580939
treatment. Shin splints are rarely serious, but they are not expected, and preventive measures aretaken. Rest is important to heal the shin splints. Continuing to place stress on the tibia can lead tofurther damage.DIF: Cognitive Level: Applying REF:dl. 1579TOP: Nursing Process: Implementation MSC: Client Needs: Physiological Integrity23.The nurse at a summer camp recognizes the signs of heatstroke in an adolescent girl. Hertemperature is 40 C (104 F). She is slightly confused but able to drink water. Nursing care whilewaiting for transport to the hospital should include what intervention?a.Administer antipyretics.b.Administer salt tablets.c.Apply towels wet with cool water.d.Sponge with solution of rubbing alcohol and water.ANS: CHeatstroke is a failure of normal thermoregulatory mechanisms. The onset is rapid with initialsymptoms of headache, weakness, and disorientation. Immediate care is relocation to a coolenvironment, removal of clothing, and applying of cool water (wet towels or immersion).Antipyretics are not used because they are metabolized by the liver, which is already notfunctioning. Salt tablets are not indicated and may be harmful by increasing dehydration.Rubbing alcohol is not used.DIF: Cognitive Level: Applying REF:dl. 1580TOP: Nursing Process: Implementation MSC: Client Needs: Physiological Integrity24.What is the recommended drink for athletes during practice and competition?a.Sports drinks to replace carbohydratesb.Cold water for gastrointestinal tract rapid absorptionc.Carbonated beverages to help with acidbase balanced.Enhanced performance carbohydrateelectrolyte drinksANS: BWater is recommended for most athletes, who should drink 4 to 8 oz every 15 to 20 minutes.Cold water facilitates rapid gastric emptying and intestinal absorption. Most carbohydrate sportsdrinks have 6% to 8% carbohydrate, which can cause gastrointestinal upset. Carbonatedbeverages are discouraged. There is no evidence that these drinks enhance function.DIF: Cognitive Level: Analyzing REF:dl. 1580TOP: Nursing Process: Implementation MSC: Client Needs: Physiological Integrity25.The nurse is teaching the girls varsity sports teams about the female athlete triad. What isessential information to include?a.They should take low to moderate calcium to avoid hypercalcemia.b.They have strong bones because of the athletic training.c.Pregnancy can occur in the absence of menstruation.

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