a Cessation of respirations due to paralysis of diaphragm and intercostal

A cessation of respirations due to paralysis of

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a.Cessation of respirations due to paralysis of diaphragm and intercostal musclesb.Total flaccid paralysisc.Weakness
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1. Occurs first2. Occurs second3. Occurs last1. ANS: C DIF: COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application)REF: p. 177 TOP: NURSING PROCESS: AssessmentMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Pharmacological and Parenteral TherapiesNOT: The drug effects of the neuromuscular blocking drugs are as follows: The first sensation that is typically felt is muscle weakness. This is usually followed by total flaccid paralysis. Small, rapidly moving muscles such as those of the fingers and eyes are typically the first to be paralyzed. The next are those of the limbs, neck, and trunk. Finally, the intercostal muscles and the diaphragm are paralyzed. Respirations stop as a result; the patient can no longer breathe on his or her own.2. ANS: B DIF: COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application)REF: p. 177 TOP: NURSING PROCESS: AssessmentMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Pharmacological and Parenteral TherapiesNOT: The drug effects of the neuromuscular blocking drugs are as follows: The first sensation that is typically felt is muscle weakness. This is usually followed by total flaccid paralysis. Small, rapidly moving muscles such as those of the fingers and eyes are typically the first to be paralyzed. The next are those of the limbs, neck, and trunk. Finally, the intercostal muscles and the diaphragm are paralyzed. Respirations stop as a result; the patient can no longer breathe on his or her own.3. ANS: A DIF: COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application)REF: p. 177 TOP: NURSING PROCESS: AssessmentMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Pharmacological and Parenteral TherapiesNOT: The drug effects of the neuromuscular blocking drugs are as follows: The first sensation that is typically felt is muscle weakness. This is usually followed by total flaccid paralysis. Small, rapidly moving muscles such as those of the fingers and eyes are typically the first to be
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OTHER1. A patient is to receive midazolam (Versed) 2 mg IV push over 2 minutes just before an endoscopy procedure. The medication is available in a strength of 5 mg/mL. How many milliliters of medication will the nurse draw up into the syringe for this dose?DIF: COGNITIVE LEVEL: Applying (Application) REF: p. N/ATOP: NURSING PROCESS: ImplementationMSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Pharmacological and Parenteral TherapiesChapter 12: Central Nervous System Depressants and Muscle RelaxantsMULTIPLE CHOICE1. A patient who has received some traumatic news is panicking and asks for some medication to help settle down. The nurse anticipates giving which drug that is most appropriate for this situation?
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