Question 8 1 out of 1 pointsA middle-aged patient was diagnosed with major depression after a suicide attempt several months ago and has failed to respond appreciably to treatment with SSRIs. As a result, his psychiatrist has prescribed phenelzine. When planning this patient's subsequent care, what nursing diagnosis should the nurse prioritize? Question 9 1 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 10 1 out of 1 pointsA male patient has been brought to the emergency department during an episode of status epilepticus. Diazepam is to be administered intravenously. The nurse will be sure to Question 11 1 out of 1 pointsA patient who is experiencing acute alcohol withdrawal is being treated with intravenous lorazepam
(Ativan). This drug achieves a therapeutic effect by Question 12 1 out of 1 pointsA 62-year-old woman has been prescribed a fentanyl transdermal patch for chronic cancer pain. The patient asks the nurse how long it will take for her to experience pain relief. The nurse will instruct the patient that she should feel pain relief in approximately
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- Morphine, Benzodiazepine, Phenytoin, Lorazepam