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Question 21A nurse is caring for a patient who has been admitted with acute cocaine intoxication. Whichof the following vital signs would the nurse expect to find initially when assessing thepatient?1 out of 1 points1 out of 1 points1 out of 1 points1 out of 1 points
Question 22A nurse who provides care on an acute medicine unit has frequently recommended the useof nicotine replacement gum for patients who express a willingness to quit smoking duringtheir admission or following their discharge. For which of the following patients wouldnicotine gum be contraindicated?Question 23A homeless man who is well known to care providers at the local hospital has been admittedto the emergency department after having a seizure outside a mall. The man is known to bea heavy alcohol user and is malnourished with a very low body mass index. How are thispatient's characteristics likely to inﬂuence possible treatment with phenytoin?Question 24A nurse is assigned to a patient who is taking lithium. Which of the following drug serumlevels would indicate that the patient is at risk for adverse effects of the drug?