A staff nurse caring for a client with a head injury notes that the client is

A staff nurse caring for a client with a head injury

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74. 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?A. Asking a family member to sit with the clientB. Asking a nursing assistant to monitor the clientC. Staying with the client and consulting with the nurse manager about the D. Telling the family that the application of wrist restraints is critical in preventing situation Correctinjury to the client75. A nurse educator is providing inservice sessions to the nursing staff regarding employee safety and the prevention of occupationally acquired HIV infection. Which of the following precautions does the nurse instruct the nursing staff to take as a means of preventing accidental needlesticks? Select all that apply.76. A nurse caring for a client with leukemia who is undergoing chemotherapy reviews the latest laboratory results and notes that the neutrophil count is below 500 cells/mm3. Which of the following interventions does the nurse implement on the basis of this finding? Select all that apply.
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several sites when measuring the blood pressure77. A home care nurse is instructing a client in the use of ice packs to treat an eye injury. The nurse instructs the client to:
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