Type MCSA While assessing a patients left knee for range of motion the nurse

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Question 17Type: MCSAWhile assessing a patient's left knee for range of motion, the nurse hears clicking. The patient says that at times the knee "locks." The nurse would conduct additional assessment for which condition? 1. Rheumatoid arthritis2. Fluid in the knee3. Dislocation4. Damage to the meniscusCorrect Answer: Rationale 1: Clicking sounds are not typically associated with rheumatoid arthritis.Rationale 2: Clicking sounds are not typically associated with fluid in the knee; however, the knee may “lock” due to pain.Rationale 3: If the patient’s knee were dislocated, the patient would experience pain, and deformity would likely be obvious. 4 Rationale 4 : Clicking sounds with knee movement in addition to the patient’s description of “locking” may indicate damage to the meniscus. Global Rationale: Cognitive Level: Analyzing
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Client Need: Health Promotion and Maintenance Client Need Sub: Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: Assessment Learning Outcome: 48-3 Question 18Type: MCSAWhile assessing a patient's hands, the nurse notes that the patient is unable to fully extend the ring or fifth finger. The nurse would suspect which condition? 1 Global Rationale: Cognitive Level: Analyzing Client Need: Health Promotion and Maintenance Client Need Sub: Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Nursing Process: Assessment Learning Outcome: 48-5 Question 19Type: MCMAThe nurse is assessing an older adult’s musculoskeletal system. The nurse would evaluate that which findings represent normal age-related changes?Note: Credit will be given only if all correct choices and no incorrect choices are selected.Standard Text: Select all that apply.
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