What is the term for range of motion rom when it is

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7. What is the term for range of motion (ROM) when it is performed by the patient?
a. Assisted b. Passive c. Active d. Coordinated ANS: C ROM performed actively by the patient is designated as active ROM. DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: 183 OBJ: 9 TOP: Range of motion (ROM) KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementa- tion MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 8. The nurse is performing passive range of motion (ROM) for the patient. How will the nurse move the joint through ROM? a. The fullest extent. b. Place the joint in normal position. c. The point of pain. d. Relax the patient. ANS: C The joints are moved to the point of resistance or pain. DIF: Cognitive Level: Application REF: 171 OBJ: 9 TOP: Range of motion (ROM) KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementa- tion MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 9. How should the nurse assist the patient with moving when pain is an- ticipated? a. Be supportive. b. Apply heat before moving them. c. Administer medication before ambulation. d. Obtain assistance if the patient is heavy. ANS: C The nurse may want to administer medication before an activity that may be painful. DIF: Cognitive Level: Application REF: 180 OBJ: 6 TOP: Body mechanics KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementa-
tion MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 10. The 125-lb nurse is preparing to lift a heavy object. What is the maxi- mum amount of weight considered safe for the nurse to lift? a. 75 lb b. 50 lb c. 100 lb d. 125 lb ANS: B The suggested maximum weight considered safe to lift by a single per- son is 50 lb. DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: 163 OBJ: 11 TOP: Body mechanics KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementa- tion MSC: NCLEX: Safe, Effective Care Environment 11. What is the site of the most common strain injury acquired by the nurse when working? a. Trapezius muscle group b. Thoracic muscle group c. Lumbar muscle group d. Thigh muscle group ANS: C The most common back injury is strain of the lumbar muscle group. DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: 163 | 164 OBJ: 2 TOP: Body mechanics KEY: Nursing Process Step: N/A MSC: NCLEX: N/A 12. What implementation might the nurse use to improve safety during a transfer? a. Weighing the patient first b. Using a transfer belt c. Putting shoes on the patient d. Supporting a flaccid arm ANS: B As a general rule, the nurse should use a transfer belt.
DIF: Cognitive Level: Application REF: 178 OBJ: 5 TOP: Body mechanics KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementa- tion MSC: NCLEX: Safe, Effective Care Environment

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