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38.A nurse is assisting with disaster relief after a tornado. The nurse’s goal with the overall community is to prevent as much injury and death resulting from the uncontrollable event as possible. Finding safe housing for survivors, providing support to families, organizing counseling sessions, and securing physical care when needed are all examples of which level of prevention?39.A nurse in a postanesthesia care unit (PACU) receives a client from the operatingroom. For what finding should the PACU nurse assess the client first?40.A staff nurse caring for a client with a head injury notes that the client is restless and pulling at the intravenous (IV) line. The client’s physician does not want to prescribe sedation, and the family has requested that the client not be restrained.Which action by the nurse is appropriate?41.A nurse manager of an emergency department (ED) arrives at work and is told that four registered nurses scheduled to work will not be reporting to work because they are ill. Every trauma room is busy, and emergency medical services (EMS) has just called to report that several victims involved in a 10-car wreck on the interstate will be brought to the ED. The nurse manager initially manages this situation by:42.A nurse responds to an external disaster that occurred in a large city when a building collapsed. Numerous victims require treatment. Which victim should the nurse attend to first?43.A nurse giving a client a bed bath drops the towel on the floor. The nurse should:
44.A nurse is attending an inservice program on disaster preparedness. Which of the following events is described as an example of a natural disaster?45.A nurse manager tells the nursing staff that the agency’s disaster preparedness plan will be distributed to all employees for review. The nurse manager states that the plan is an important component of disaster readiness because it primarily: