Question 41 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a patient who has been admitted with acute cocaine intoxication.Which of the following vital signs would the nurse expect to find initially when assessing the patient? Question 51 out of 1 pointsThe wife of a patient who is taking haloperidol calls the clinic and reports that her husband has taken the first dose of the drug and it is not having a therapeutic effect. An appropriate response by the nurse would be Question 61 out of 1 pointsA 39-year-old patient who is having trouble sleeping is beginning drug treatment with zaleplon (Sonata). The nurse will be sure to ask the patient if she is taking Question 7 1 out of 1 points An elderly woman is slated for a hemiarthroplasty (hip replacement surgery) after
falling and breaking her hip on the stairs outside her home. The woman's pain in the time since her injury has been severe, and her care team has been treating it with morphine. Which of the following administration schedules is most likely to control the patient's pain? Question 81 out of 1 pointsA nurse is talking to an 18-year-old patient who has had a seizure disorder since she was 10 years old and is taking phenytoin (Dilantin). The nurse should suggest that she take which of the following?
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- Fall '13
- Pharmacology, Benzodiazepine, Phenytoin, Benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome