Nurse in a provider's office is preparing to teach a middle adult client who has a new diagnosis of
metabolic syndrome and an HbA1c of 6.5%. Which of the following medications should the nurse plan to
teach the client about first?
A nurse is reviewing a client's laboratory results before administering furosemide 40 mg IV bolus. For
which of the following values should the nurse withhold the medication and contact the provider?
A nurse is preparing to administer the initial dose of penicillin G IM to a client. The nurse should monitor
for which of the following as an indication of an allergic reaction following the injection?
A nurse is caring for a client who has diabetes mellitus and is taking pioglitazone. The nurse should plan
to monitor the client for which of the following adverse effects?
A nurse is assessing a client who takes glipizide for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Which of
the following findings indicates effectiveness of the medication?
A nurse is reviewing a client's medical record before administering acetaminophen 650 mg PO every 6 hr.
Which of the following findings indicates a need for the nurse to notify the provider?
A nurse is assessing a client who has been taking lithium for one year. Which of the following client
reports is the nurse's priority?
A client who has Graves' disease is prescribed methimazole. Which of the following effects should the
nurse expect to see after the client has taken he medication for 2 months?
A nurse is preparing to administer 4,000 units of heparin subcutaneously to a client who has deep-vein
thrombosis. Available is heparin 10,000 units/mL. How many mL of heparin should the nurse administer?
A nurse is teaching a client who is to begin cyclophosphamide therapy to treat cancer. Which of the
following adverse effects of this medication should the nurse include in the teaching?
A nurse is teaching a client who has HIV and a new prescription for efavirenz. Which of the following
instructions should the nurse include in the teaching?