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A female patient is taking filgrastim (Neupogen) to decrease the incidence of infection. The nurse notices a small increase in the neutrophil count 2 days after starting therapy. The nurse's evaluation of the increase is that Question 9 1 out of 1 pointsA nurse practitioner has administered filgrastim to a diverse group of patients in recent months. Which of the following patients should the nurse observe for extremely elevatedwhite blood cell counts following administration of the drug?Question 10 1 out of 1 pointsA man is prescribed ciprofloxacin to treat a sexually transmitted infection. The nurse will instruct the patient to Question 11 0 out of 1 pointsA woman is receiving magnesium sulfate for intrapartum eclampsia. The patient is perspiring and her blood pressure is 88/50. The serum magnesium level is 10 mg/dL. The nurse will interpret these manifestations as Question 12 0 out of 1 pointsA patient is receiving cefazolin in combination with anticoagulants. To minimize the adverse effects during therapy, the nurse will
Question 13 1 out of 1 pointsMorphine has been prescribed for a 28-year-old man with severe pain dueto a back injury. The nurse will advise the patient to avoidQuestion 14 1 out of 1 pointsA pregnant patient asks the Nurse Practitionerwhat over-the-counter medication she can take for recurring headaches. The nurse should recommendQuestion 15 0 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitionerwill instruct a patient taking allopurinol to take each doseQuestion 16 1 out of 1 pointsAfter 6 months of unsuccessfully trying to conceive, a 31-year-old woman and her husband have sought a referral to a fertility specialist in order to explore their options. A nurse at the clinic should recognize that the woman may benefit from
Question 17 1 out of 1 pointsA 5-year-old boy needs an IM injection. The least painful and most effective injection site would be the