QUESTION 291.A 30-year-old woman who is in the first trimester of pregnancy has presented to her primary care provider with a 4-day history of a reddened, itchy left eye that is crusted with purulent exudate. The clinician suspects a bacterial, rather than viral, etiology. How will the patient's pregnancy affect the potential use of ciprofloxacin to treat her conjunctivitis? A.It is safe for the patient to use topical ciprofloxacin but the oral route is potential teratogenic.
B.The patient will require a lower dose and longer course of ciprofloxacin than a nonpregnant, adult patient.C.Ciprofloxacin is safe to use in pregnancy and the patient may use to same dose and route as a nonpregnant patient.D.The use of ciprofloxacin is contraindicated in pregnancy. 1 points QUESTION 301.The nurse notices a cold sore on a patient's upper lip and requests medication; docosanol (Abreva) is ordered. Before applying the medication, the nurse would first 1 points QUESTION 311.Which of the following is critical to helping prevent development of resistant strains of microbes in patients? 1 points QUESTION 321.A 9-year-old boy was bought to his primary care provider by his motherwith signs and symptoms of hookworm infection and will be sent home with a prescription for mebendazole. When provided patient and family education, the nurse should teach the mother with which of the following measures to avoid reinfection following treatment?
1 points QUESTION 331.Laboratory testing has confirmed that a patient has chloroquine-resistant malaria and the patient's physician has prescribed quinine along withan adjunctive drug. The nurse should question the physician's order if the patient has a history of A.osteoporosis or low bone density.B.chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).C.cardiac arrhythmias.D.diabetes mellitus. 1 points
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