Pediatrics - Short Quiz

Pediatrics - Short Quiz - Pediatrics Child Health Nursing...

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Pediatrics – Child Health Nursing Short Quiz 1. Initial intervention for a child with a preliminary diagnosis of croup, who presents with inspiratory stridor and a barking cough. 2. A nurse assesses a 2 year old child with suspected dehydration. What should the nurse report to the physician immediately? 3. A 14-month-old child weighing 26 lb (11.8 kg) is admitted for traction to treat congenital hip dislocation. When preparing the client's room, the nurse anticipates using which traction system? 4. A 10-month-old child with recurrent otitis media (middle ear inflammation) is brought to the clinic for evaluation. To help determine the cause of the child's condition, the nurse should ask the parents: 1 - establish and maintain the airway; edema and accumulation of secretions may contribute to airway obstruction. - oxygen should be administered via oxygen tent as soon as possible to decrease the child’s distress. - allowing the child to stay with the mother
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course NURS 220 taught by Professor Dewitt during the Spring '08 term at Lady of the Lake.

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