Unformatted text preview: this time because of
which of the following factors? a.
Decreased membrane separation
Decreased proportion of free drug
Increased drug in the maternal circulation
63 d. Enhanced uteroplacental blood flow Emphasizing to a patient to keep a diary of
adverse effects from prescribed medications is
important. This nursing intervention may be
crucial to the older adult client because of altered
pharmacokinetics such as
increased gastric pH, resulting in more
decreased liver blood flow, altering
metabolism of drugs.
increased renal excretion, leading to
enhanced protein binding.
decreased adipose store, making drug
distribution more stable. 64 A nurse is evaluating the kidney function of an
before the administration of medications.
Which laboratory result
would provide the best index of renal function?
D. Serum creatinine
Blood urea nitrogen
Creatinine clearance 65 A breast-feeding patient is prescribed an
To minimize risk to the infant, the nurse teaches the
patient to: A.
increase fluid intake to dilute the
medication passed into breast milk.
take the dose at night with a full glass of
use a breast pump and discard breast
milk while taking the medication.
D. take the dose immediately after breastfeeding. 66...
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