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13.A 13-year-old girl is diagnosed with functional scoliosis. What does the nurse explain as the cause of this spinal curvature defect?a.Juvenile rheumatoid arthritisb.Poor posturec.Heredityd.MyelomeningoceleANS: BFunctional scoliosis usually is caused by poor posture, and it is not a spinal disease.
DIF:Cognitive Level: ComprehensionREF:Page 570-571OBJ:13TOP:ScoliosisKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Physiological Adaptation14.What intervention is appropriate for a nurse assessing a preadolescent child for scoliosis?
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DIF:Cognitive Level: ApplicationREF:Page 570-571OBJ:13TOP:ScoliosisKEY:Nursing Process Step: Data CollectionMSC:NCLEX: Health Promotion and Maintenance: Prevention and Early Detection of Disease15.What nursing action will significantly decrease the risk of serious complications for a child in Bryant’s traction?
DIF:Cognitive Level: ApplicationREF:Page 562OBJ:7TOP:Traction: Volkmann’s IschemiaKEY:Nursing Process Step: Data CollectionMSC:NCLEX: Health Promotion and Maintenance: Prevention and Early Detection of Disease16.Which intervention would be helpful in relieving morning discomfort associated with juvenilerheumatoid arthritis?
DIF:Cognitive Level: ApplicationREF:Page 569OBJ:12TOP:Juvenile Rheumatoid ArthritisKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Basic Care and Comfort

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