NG tube ATI - NG tube ATI Newly inserted NG tube which method is appropriate for verifying the initial placement x ray examination of the chest and

NG tube ATI - NG tube ATI Newly inserted NG tube which...

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NG tube ATI: Newly inserted NG tube, which method is appropriate for verifying the initial placement?- x ray examination of the chest and abdomen Patient has an NG tube connected to continuous suction. The nurse should recognize that this patient must have which of the following types of tube?- Salem Pump Pt has an NG tube connected to suction. Which of the following would indicate that the tube has become occluded?- patient reports nausea When checking NG tube placement, the nurse should conduct which of the following procedures? – aspirate stomach contents and check pH NG tube intubation is indicated to relieve gastric distension for which of the following patients?-
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Unformatted text preview: 40 year old with a post-operative bowel obstruction. Patient recovering from gastric surgery is NPO and has an NG tube connected to continuous suction. Which of the following actions should the nurse take to prevent dry mucous membranes?- provide frequent mouth care A nurse is performing NG tube intubation. Which of the following actions should the nurse take immediately after inserting the tube to the predetermined length?- inspect the oropharynx with a penlight and tongue blade...
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  • Fall '15
  • Rothwell
  • Mucus, Oral mucosa, Auerbach's plexus, NG tube

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