ID 18630133938 A nurse is preparing to listen to a clients breath sounds The

Id 18630133938 a nurse is preparing to listen to a

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89.89.ID: 18630133938A nurse is preparing to listen to a client’s breath sounds. The nurse should use which technique?Ask the client to lie down.Listen to the right lung, then the left lung.Ask the client to take shallow rapid breaths through the mouth.
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Use the diaphragm of the stethoscope, holding it firmly against the client’s chest.CorrectTest-Taking Strategy: Use knowledge of the subject, breath sound auscultation, to assist with the process of elimination. The fact that it would be difficult to listen to breath sounds ifthe client were lying down will assist you in eliminating this option. Next eliminate the option containing the word “rapid.” To select from the remaining options, visualize the procedure and recall that side-to-side comparison is important in the assessment of breathsounds. Review the procedure for breath sound auscultation if you had difficulty with this question.Cognitive Ability: ApplyingClient Needs: Health Promotion and MaintenanceIntegrated Process: Nursing Process/Data CollectionContent Area: Health Assessment/Physical ExamAwarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points.90.90.ID: 18630134734A nurse is preparing to auscultate a client’s breath sounds. To assess vesicular breath sounds, the nurse places the stethoscope over which area?Test-Taking Strategy: Focus on the subject, assessing vesicular breath sounds. Recalling the location of these types of breath sounds and remembering that they are heard over the
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peripheral lung fields will direct you to the correct option. Review the characteristics and locations of various breath sounds if you had difficulty with this question.Cognitive Ability: ApplyingClient Needs: Health Promotion and MaintenanceIntegrated Process: Nursing Process/Data CollectionContent Area: Health Assessment/Physical ExamAwarded 1.0 points out of 1.0 possible points.
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