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For a client with hyperglycemia, which assessment finding best supports a nursing diagnosis ofDeficient fluid volume?A. Increased urine osmolarityB. Cool, clammy skinC. Decreased serum sodium levelD. Jugular vein distentionBR:In hyperglycemia, urine osmolarity (the measurement of dissolved particles in the urine)increases as glucose particles move into the urine. The client experiences glucosuria andpolyuria, losing body fluids and experiencing deficient fluid volume. Cool, clammy skin; jugularvein distention; and a decreased serum sodium level are signs of fluid volume excess, theopposite imbalance.
Terms in this set (36)OriginalAlphabeticalWhich instruction about insulin administration should a nurse give to a client?
Which combination of adverse effects should a nurse monitor for when administering IV insulin
to a client with diabetic ketoacidosis?
When administering insulin to a client with type 1 diabetes, which of the following would bemost important for the nurse to keep in mind?The client who is managing diabetes through diet and insulin control asks the nurse why exercise
is important. Which is the best response by the nurse to support adding exercise to the dailyroutine?A. Decreases risk of developing insulin resistance and hyperglycemiaB. Increases ability for glucose to get into the cell and lowers blood sugarC Creates an overall feeling of well-being and lowers risk of depressionD. Decreases need for pancreas to produce more cellsB

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