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26. A toddler must maintain bed rest for the diagnosis of pneumonia. What actions will the nurse implement? (Select all that apply.)a. Maintain strict bed rest.b. Consider age.c. Assess developmental level.d. Implement light play activities.e. Provide hypnotic medication as ordered.ANS: B, C, DConfinement to bed for a child does not always result in physical rest. In pediatrics, “bed rest” means providing play therapy that promotes minimal activity. The nurse should consider the age and developmental level of the child and the activity level involved in the play when designing appropriate activities and guiding parents in the home care of their child.
DIF: Cognitive Level: Application REF: Page 579 OBJ: 3TOP: Bed Rest KEY: Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Reduction of Risk Potential27. The school nurse suspects a first grade student has sinusitis. Which symptoms might lead the nurse to this suspicion? (Select all that apply.)
DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: Page 581 OBJ: 4TOP: Sinusitis KEY: Nursing Process Step: Data CollectionMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Physiological Adaptation28. The nurse is caring for a 4-year-old child diagnosed with H. influenzae type B. Which signs and symptoms exhibited by the child would alert the nurse to suspect epiglottitis? (Select all that apply.)
DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: Page 582 OBJ: 6TOP: Epiglottitis KEY: Nursing Process Step: Data CollectionMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Physiological Adaptation

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