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Question 701 out of 1 pointsA 56-year-old female patient has been admitted to the hospital with chronic muscle spasms and has been prescribed a new medication to treat the spasms. She has a poorly documented allergy to eggs, synthetic clothes, andperfumes. What is the priority action of the nurse to ensure that prescribed medication does not experience an allergic reaction?Question 711 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitionerwho provides care in a long-term care facility is documenting a new resident's medication regimen on the resident's intake admission. The Nurse Practitioneris documenting the generic, rather than proprietary, names of the resident's current drugs becauseQuestion 720 out of 1 pointsA clinic Nurse Practitioneris planning care for a 68-year-old man who has been on omeprazole (Prilosec) therapy for heartburn for some time. Regarding the patient's safety, which of the following would be a priority nursing action?Question 731 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old man who is a construction worker has been diagnosed with hyperlipidemia and has been prescribed lovastatin. The nurse will advise the patient toQuestion 741 out of 1 points
An unconscious patient has been brought to the hospital, and the Nurse Practitioner has prescribed a life-saving drug to be administered parenterally. Which of the following methods would be the most appropriate for the nurse to use when administering the medication?Question 751 out of 1 pointsAn elderly postsurgical patient has developed postoperative pneumonia in thedays following abdominal surgery and is being treated with a number of medications. Which of the following medications that the nurse will administerhas the slowest absorption?Question 761 out of 1 pointsA patient has recently been prescribed a drug that treats his hypertension by blocking the sympathetic receptors in his sympathetic nervous system. This action is characteristic of