patho week 6 quizlet f.pdf - er 26 and 27 A 10 year old female develops pneumonia Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal retractions She

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er 26 and 27 A 10 year old female develops pneumonia. Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal retractions. She reports that breathing is difficult and she feels she cannot get enough air. what term should the nurse use to document this condition a. cyanosis b. dyspnea c. hyperpnea d. orthopnea CLICK THE CARD TO FLIP IT B. dyspnea CLICK THE ARROWS BELOW TO ADVANCE A 20 year old male presents to his primary care provider reporting difficulty breathing when lying down. What term should the nurse use to document this condition Terms in this set (93) A 10 year old female develops pneumonia. Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal retractions. She reports that breathing is difficult and she feels she cannot get enough air. what term should the nurse use to document this condition A 20 year old male presents to his primary care provider reporting difficulty breathing when lying down. What term should the nurse use to document this condition A 50 year old diabetic male did not take his medication and is now in metabolic acidosis. eh is experiencing Kussmaul respirations. what type of breathing will the nurse observe upon assessment a. audible wheezing or stridor
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b. a slightly increased ventilatory rate, large tidal volumes, and no expiratory pause c. rapid respirations with periods of apnea d. very slow inhalations and rapid expirations B. a slightly increased ventilatory rate, large tidal volumes, and no expiratory pause A 30 year old female received a severe head injury in a motor vehicle accident. she is now experiencing respiratory abnormalities characterized by alternating periods of deep and shallow breathing with periods of apnea. hat term should the nurse use when charting this condition Which patient would the nurse assess for paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND)? A patient with A 20 year old male is in acute pain. an arterial blood gas reveals decreased carbon dioxide (CO2) levels. which of the following does the nurse suspect is the most likely cause
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