The nurse is assisting the physician with the

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16. The nurse is assisting the physician with the insertion of a new tracheostomy tube. The physician asks for the obturator. The nurse correctly hands the physician which device? a. The guide for the tracheostomy tube to be inserted b. The scalpel used to make the tracheostomy stoma c. A single-cannula tracheostomy tube d. A cuffed tracheostomy tube ANS: A The obturator is used during insertion of a tracheostomy tube as a guide to protect against scraping the sides of the trachea with the sharp edge of the tube. MEDICAL SURGICAL NURSING CONCEPTS AND PRACTICE 3RD EDITION DEWIT TEST BANK
PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: 282 OBJ: 5 (theory) TOP: Types of Tracheostomy Tubes KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementation MSC: NCLEX: Safe, Effective Care Environment: Management of Care MULTIPLE RESPONSE 17. Which action(s) may help to reduce the risk of transmitting a common cold? ( Select all that apply. )
PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: 287 OBJ: 1 (theory) TOP: Cold Contagion KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementation MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Reduction of Risk Potential 18. Which organism(s) are common causative agents for sinusitis? ( Select all that apply. )
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PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: 276 OBJ: 1 (theory) TOP: Causes of Sinusitis KEY: Nursing Process Step: Planning MSC: NCLEX: Health Promotion and Maintenance 19. The nurse is teaching an adult post-tonsillectomy patient. Which dietary instructions are most important for the nurse to include? ( Select all that apply. )
NURSINGTB.COM PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Application REF: 278 OBJ: 2 (theory) TOP: Post-tonsillectomy Instruction KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementation MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity: Reduction of Risk Potential

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