A patient with a spinal cord injury at C5 is being cared for in the emergency

A patient with a spinal cord injury at c5 is being

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11. A patient with a spinal cord injury at C5 is being cared for in the emergency department while awaiting transport to a trauma center. Which of the following represents the highest priority for ongoing assessment?a. Monitor respiratory statusb. Administer balanced resuscitation fluidc. Perform serial assessments of neurologic functiond. Observe for signs of distributive shock12. What is the first step to stop a hemorrhage associated with an amputated extremity?13. Treatment for frostbite includes: 14. A 30-week pregnant trauma patient’s vital signs include a blood pressure of 94/72 mm Hg and a heart rate of 108 beats/min. Fetal heart tones are 124 beats/min. The emergency nurse interprets the patient’s hemodynamic findings as an indication of which of the following?15. While performing an assessment on a 13 month-old involved in a motor vehicle collision, the nurse identifies which of the following findings from the patient as a potential sign of mental status changes?a. Sunken fontanelb. Crying, but consolablec. Hyperglycemiad. Cooperation with the assessment
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