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Test-Taking Strategy: Focus on the subject, the correct use of a heating pad for a client. Thinking about the hazards or risks to the client will assist you in selecting the correct options. Placing the heating pad under the client or adjusting the heating pad to the high setting could result in a burn. If you had difficulty with this question, review the principles of safe use of a heating pad.References: Perry, A., & Potter, P. (2010). Clinical nursing skills & techniques (7th ed., pp. 1047, 1048). St. Louis: Mosby.Cognitive Ability: ApplyingClient Needs: Safe and Effective Care EnvironmentIntegrated Process: Nursing Process/ImplementationContent Area: SafetyAwarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points.Z.30.ID: 327495373A home care nurse is instructing a client in the use of ice packs to treat an eye injury. The nurse instructs the client to:Test-Taking Strategy: Use the process of elimination to answer the question. Eliminate the options that include the words “directly” and “continuously.” From the remaining options, recall that the use
of commercially prepared ice bags for the purpose described in the question is acceptable. Review safety measures for the use of ice packs if you had difficulty with this question.Reference: Potter, P., & Perry, A. (2009). Fundamentals of nursing (7th ed., p. 1339). St. Louis: Mosby.Cognitive Ability: ApplyingClient Needs: Safe and Effective Care EnvironmentIntegrated Process: Teaching and LearningContent Area: SafetyAwarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points.AA.