A nurse is teaching a parent of a toddler diagnosed

Info icon This is a preview. Sign up to view the full content.

Question 77: A nurse is teaching a parent of a toddler diagnosed with conjunctivitis to administer the ophthalmic ointment. Which action by the mother indicates that further instruction is necessary? You selected: The mother holds the eyelids open with her fingers. Correct Explanation: Washing hands before and after administration to an infected eye is very important to prevent the spread of conjunctivitis. Applying the ointment to the lower conjunctival sac ensu ... (more)
Image of page 23
Image of page 24
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.
  • Spring '16
  • Catherine McClendon
  • Nursing, bacterial meningitis

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern