The nurses who are providing care for Mr Laird in the burns and plastics unit

The nurses who are providing care for mr laird in the

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sulfadiazine to his wounds. The nurses who are providing care for Mr. Laird in the burns and plastics unit of the hospital should perform what action when administering this medication? 2. A . Perform thorough wound care immediately after the application of silver sulfadiazine B . Cleanse the wound of debris prior to applying the silver sulfadiazine C . Apply a thin layer of the drug to Mr. Laird's wound beds using clean technique. D . Apply a layer of silver sulfadiazine that is sufficiently thick to make the wound bed invisible. 1 points QUESTION 23 1. A 43-year-old man has been diagnosed with active TB. He is prescribed a multiple drug therapy, including INH and rifampin. A priority assessment by the nurse will be to monitor which combination of laboratory test results? 2. A . Red blood count, white blood count, and differential B . Fasting blood sugar and 2-hour postprandial blood sugar C . Thyroid-stimulating hormone, thyroxine, and triiodothyronine levels D . Serum alanine transaminase, aspartate transaminase, and bilirubin 1 points QUESTION 24 1. Which of the following nursing actions is most important in achieving successful antimicrobial therapy with vancomycin?
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2. A . Monitor serum drug level B . Promote adequate intake of fluids and nutrients C . Taper down the drug dosage gradually D . Provide maximum physical comfort to the patient 1 points QUESTION 25 1. An immunocompromised cancer patient has developed cryptococcal meningitis and been admitted to the intensive care unit for treatment with amphotericin B. How should the nurse most safely administer this drug? 2. A . Hang the drug by piggyback with lactated Ringer's and infuse over several hours to minimize the risk of infusion reaction B . Flush the patient's central line with normal saline and infuse the amphotericin B by intravenous push over 5 to 7 minutes. C . Infuse the drug over 2 to 4 hours into a central line using an infusion pump D . Place the patient on a constant infusion of amphotericin B at a rate determined by the patient's body weight. 1 points QUESTION 26 1. A 72-year-old patient is prescribed ophthalmic ciprofloxacin for a bacterial infection in her right eye. The nurse will teach her to observe for which of the following adverse effects of the drug? 2. A . Cognitive changes B . Nephrotoxicity and neurotoxicity C . Tendon ruptures D . Lid margin crusting and pruritus 1 points QUESTION 27 1. A 15-year-old patient has meningitis caused by Haemophilus influenzae . She is being treated with chloramphenicol. The most important nursing action for this patient would be to monitor 2. A . plasma concentrations regularly. B . liver enzymes monthly. C . urine output daily.
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D . blood sugar levels daily. 1 points QUESTION 28 1. A 7-year-old child has tonsillitis and is prescribed penicillin V, which is to be administered at home. The nurse will instruct the parents to administer the drug 2. A .
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