Question 221 out of 1 pointsA patient who has been admitted to the hospital for a mastectomy has stated that she has experienced adverse drug effects at varioustimes during her life. Which of the following strategies should the nurse prioritize in order to minimize the potential of adverse drug effects during the patient's stay in the hospital?
Question 231 out of 1 pointsAn elderly postsurgical patient has developed postoperative pneumonia in the days following abdominal surgery and is being treated with a number of medications. Which of the following medications that the nurse will administer has the slowest absorption? Question 241 out of 1 pointsIn response to a patient's nausea, the nurse has mixed a dose of anantiemetic with 50 mL of sterile normal saline and will administer the dose by IV piggyback. What is the rationale for the use of IV piggyback? Question 251 out of 1 pointsFor which of the following patients would a nasogastric tube most likely be considered to aid in the administration of medications?
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