Copyright 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health Lippincott Williams Wilkins Nursing

Copyright 2014 wolters kluwer health lippincott

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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing Process: Evaluation Nursing Process: Evaluation The therapeutic effect is achieved Adverse reactions are identified, reported, and managed successfully Pain or discomfort following IM or IV administration is relieved or eliminated Patient and family demonstrate understanding of the drug regimen Patient complies with the prescribed drug regimen
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Question Question Is the following statement true or false? The nursing diagnosis of Ineffective Self-Health Management may be especially important with patients considering the short-term therapy required to treat TB.
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Answer Answer False The nursing diagnosis of Ineffective Self-Health Management may be especially important with patients considering the long-term therapy required to treat TB.
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Question Question Is the following statement true or false? Directly observed therapy (DOT) involves a patient being directly watched by a health care provider when taking the antitubercular drugs.
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Answer Answer True Directly observed therapy (DOT) involves a patient being directly watched by a health care provider when taking the antitubercular drugs.
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Question Question How long does a patient have to be on preventive therapy for exposure to tuberculosis? A. 1 month B. 2 months C. 4 months D. 6 months to 1 year
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Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Answer Answer D Preventive therapy (prophylaxis for those exposed but who do not have active disease) involves one drug taken for 6 months to 1 year.
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