Which action should the nurse take next after noting

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Question 36: Which action should the nurse take next after noting that an 8-month-old child’s posterior fontanel is slightly open? You selected: Check the child's head circumference. Correct Explanation: This is not a normal finding because the posterior fontanel usually closes by age 2 months. Therefore, the nurse should measure the head circumference to determine if the child’s ... (more)
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  • Spring '16
  • Catherine McClendon
  • Nursing, bacterial meningitis

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