Guidelines for emergency care are avoiding flexing

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: Guidelines for emergency care are avoiding flexing, extending, or rotating the neck; immobilizing of the neck; securing the head; maintaining the patient in the supine position; and transferring from the stretcher with a backboard in place to the hospital bed. This patient is unconscious, and the nurse must protect the neck from any (or any further) damage.
Rationale 4 : Rousing the child by shaking could cause damage to the spinal cord. Global Rationale: Cognitive Level: Applying Client Need: Physiological Integrity Client Need Sub: Physiological Adaptation Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: Implementation Learning Outcome: 24-1 Question 4 Type: FIB The health care provider orders 2.5 mg IV of morphine sulfate (Morphine) to be administered to a patient with a ruptured intervertebral disc. The nurse has a 1 milliliter (mL) vial containing 10 mg of morphine sulfate. The nurse needs to withdraw ______ mL of morphine sulfate from the vial. Standard Text:
Global Rationale: Cognitive Level: Applying Client Need: Physiological Integrity Client Need Sub: Pharmacological and Parenteral Therapies Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: Implementation Learning Outcome: 24-4 Question 5 Type: FIB The health care provider orders 15 mg IV of ketorolac (Toradol) for a patient who has recently undergone a spinal fusion. The nurse has a 5 milliliter (mL) ampule containing 60 mg of ketorolac. The nurse withdraws ______ mL of ketorolac from the ampule. Standard Text:
Cognitive Level: Applying Client Need: Physiological Integrity Client Need Sub: Pharmacological and Parenteral Therapies Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: Implementation Learning Outcome: 24-4 Question 6 Type: MCSA A hospitalized patient with a C7 cord injury asks, “Why can’t I feel my legs anymore?” Which is the most appropriate action by the nurse? 4

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