5 years after the initial vaccination. The pneumococcal vaccine should not be
administered every 2 years. The pneumococcal vaccine should not be administered
The nurse is preparing to assess the four abdominal quadrants of a client who
complains of stomach pain. When determining the order of the assessment, the
nurse recognizes that it is important to assess the symptomatic quadrant when?
The nurse should systematically assess the abdomen concluding with the
symptomatic area. Pain may be elicited in the symptomatic area if assessed first,
second, or third, causing the muscles in other abdominal areas to tighten. This
would interfere with the
A nurse is caring for a client who has been admitted with right-sided heart failure.
The nurse notes that the client has dependent edema around the area of the feet and
ankles. To characterize the severity of the edema, the nurse presses the medial
malleolus area, noting an 8 mm depression after release. How should the edema be