Medical-surgical nursing: Patient-centered collaborative care. (7 th ed., pp. 368-369). St. Louis: Saunders. Awarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points. 29.29.ID: 9477044498 A client has just undergone a renal biopsy. Which intervention should the nurse include in the post- procedure plan of care?
A. Restricting fluid intake for the first 24 hoursB. Periodically testing the urine for occult blood CorrectC. Avoiding the administration of opioid analgesicsD. Having the client ambulate in the room and hall for short distancesRationale: After renal biopsy, bed rest is maintained and the client’s vital signs and puncture site are assessed frequently. Urine is tested periodically for occult blood to detect bleeding as a complication. Fluids are encouraged to reduce the risk of clot formation at the biopsy site. Opioid analgesics are often needed to manage the renal colic pain that some clients feel after this procedure.Test-Taking Strategy: Focus on the subject, postprocedure care following renal biopsy. Think about what a biopsy entails. Recalling that pain and bleeding are potential concerns after this procedure will direct you to the correct option. Review care of the client after renal biopsy Level of Cognitive Ability: ApplyingClient Needs: Physiological IntegrityIntegrated Process: Nursing Process/Implementation Content Area: Adult Health/Renal and UrinaryGiddens Concepts: Care Coordination, ClottingHESI Concepts: Nursing Interventions, Perfusion-ClottingReference: Lewis, S., Dirksen, S., Heitkemper, M., & Bucher, L. (2014). Medical-surgical nursing: Assessment and management of clinical problems (9 th ed., p. 1061). St. Louis: Mosby. Awarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points. 30.30.ID: 9477050216 A nurse has a prescription to collect a 24-hour urine specimen from a client. Which measure should the nurse take during this procedure? time Correct
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