Adult Nursing III - Chapter 27 (Hoffman) Exam 1 Critically Ill Patients with Respiratory Dysfunction - Adult Nursing III \u2013 EXAM 1 Chapter 27

Adult Nursing III - Chapter 27 (Hoffman) Exam 1 Critically Ill Patients with Respiratory Dysfunction

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Adult Nursing III – EXAM 1 Chapter 27: Coordinating Care for Critically Ill Patients With Respiratory Dysfunction Study Guide ____ 1.The nurse is providing care to a patient who is diagnosed with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Which clinical manifestation does the nurse anticipate for this patient who is experiencing hypoxia as a result of the ARDS diagnosis? 1) Fluid imbalance 2) Hypertension 3) Bradycardia 4)Dyspnea____2.The nurse is providing care to a patient with an infected leg wound. The patient is exhibiting symptoms of a systemic infection and is receiving intravenous antibiotics. The patient states to the nurse, “I am having trouble breathing.” Based on this data, which does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? 1) Allergic response from antibiotic therapy 2) Deep vein thrombosis 3) Acute respiratory distress syndrome 4) Anemia ____ 3. A patient with a respiratory rate of eight breaths per minute has an oxygen saturation of 82%. Which nursing diagnosis is a priority for this patient? 1) Risk for Infection 2) Impaired Spontaneous Ventilation 3) Risk for Acute Confusion 4)Decreased Cardiac Output____4.A patient with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is being weaned from mechanical ventilation. Which nursing action is appropriate for this patient? 1) Increase percentage of oxygen being provided through the ventilator 2) Place in the Fowler position 3) Provide morning care during the weaning procedures 4)Medicate with morphine for pain as needed____5.A patient is brought into the emergency department (ED) after being in a motor vehicle accident. The patient has suffered traumatic injury that may involve multiple body systems. Which is the priority nursing assessment for this patient? 1) Breathing and ventilation 2) Circulation with hemorrhage control 3) Airway maintenance with cervical spine protection 4) Disability and neurological assessment Copyright © 2017 F. A. Davis Company
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____ 6. The nurse caring for a newborn on a ventilator for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) informs the parents that the newborn is improving. Which data supports the nurse’s assessment of the newborn’s condition? 1) Increased PCO 2 2) Oxygen saturation of 92% 3) Pulmonary vascular resistance increases 4) Less than 1 mL/kg/hour urine output ____ 7. The nurse caring for a patient admitted with septic shock is aware of the need to assess for the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Which early clinical manifestation would indicate the development of ARDS? 1) Intercostal retractions 2) Cyanosis 3) Tachypnea
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