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22.Regular oral hygiene is an essential intervention for Mr. Cruz. Which of thefollowing oral hygiene techniques would be inappropriate for the nurse to usewhen providing Mr. Cruz's oral hygiene?A.The nurse places the patient on his back with a small pillow under his head.B.The nurse has portable suctioning equipment at the bedside.C.The nurse opens the patient's mouth with a padded tongue blade.D.The nurse cleans the patients mouth and teeth with a toothbrush.
23.What characteristic of glycerin and lemon swabs make them unsatisfactory forlong-term use?
24.The nurse changes Mr. Cruz's position in bed regularly. Which of the followingtechniques used to change the patient's position is most likely to cause friction andpredispose the patient to decubitus ulcer formation?
25.The nurse is concerned about the development of footdrop. Which of thefollowing measures has been found to be the most effective means of preventingfootdrop in a stroke patient?
26.Because the cerebrovascular accident affected the left side of Mr. Cruz's brain, thenurse should anticipate that he will most likely experience:A.Expressive aphasia.B.Dyslexia.C.Apraxia.D.Agnosia.
27.Mr. Cruz has an irritated cornea for which the nurse instills sterile eye drops. Towhich of the following causes is the patient’s corneal irritation most likely due?

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Spilker,Arlene
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