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Unformatted text preview: ose. Options 1, 2, and 3 are accurate instructions regarding the administration of this medication. In addition, the parents should be instructed that if a dose is missed and is not identified until 4 hours later, the dose should not be administered. 94. Tricuspid Atresia Tricuspid Atresia ± In tricuspid atresia, no communication exists from the right atrium to the right ventricle. Option 1 (single vessel overrides both ventricles) describes truncusarteriosus. Option 4 (no communication b/t systemic and pulm circulation) describes transposition of the great arteries. Frequent episodes of hypercyanotic spells occur in tetralogy of Fallot. 95. Kawasaki Disease Kawasaki Disease ± Immune globulin is administered intravenously to the child with Kawasaki disease to decrease the incidence of coronary artery lesions and aneurysms and to decrease fever and inflammation 96. Tetralogy of Fallot Tetralogy of Fallot ± If a hypercyanotic spell occurs, the nurse immediately places the infant in a knee-chest position. This position improves systemic arterial oxygen saturation. 97. CHF CHF ± The early signs of congestive heart failure (CHF) include tachycardia,...
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