A nurse is assessing a client who has diabetes

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51. A nurse is assessing a client who has diabetes insipidus. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect?
52. A nurse is teaching the family of a client who is receiving treatment for a spinal cord injury with a halo fixation device. Which of the following statements should the nurse make?
53. A nurse is caring for a client who has a T-4 spinal cord injury. Which of the following client findings should the nurse identify as an indication the client is at risk for experiencing autonomic dysreflexia?
54. A provider prescribes esmolol 45 mcg/kg/min by continuous IV infusion for a patient who weighs 39 kg. Available is esmolol 2500 mg in 250 mL dextrose 5% of water (D5W). The nurse should set the IV pump to deliver how many mL/hr? 55. An IV with nitroglycerin is infusing at 8 mL/hr. The concentration of the IV is 50 mg in 250 mL of D5W. How many mg/hr is the patient receiving? 1.6 mL/hr 56. The doctor orders Zosyn 2.25 mg IVPB q8h. The pharmacy sends up Zosyn 2.25 mg premixed in 50 mL of D5W to infuse over 30 minutes. Which of the following should the nurse set the pump at mL/hr? 100 mL/hr 57. The nurse is caring for a patient admitted yesterday for an ischemic stroke. The nurse is to begin a Heparin infusion at 1,000 units per hour and titrate per hospital protocol. Available is Heparin 25,000 units in 500 mL D5W. At what rate (mL/hr) will the nurse begin this infusion to run the ordered dose? 20 mL/hr 58. A client who has type 1 diabetes mellitus is to have IV fluid that contains 51 units of Regular insulin (Humulin ..) in 1,000 mL to infuse at 2 units/hr. The nurse should set the IV pump to deliver how many mL/hr? (round to the nearest whole number) 39 mL/hr
59. The physician reduces an IV to 30 mL/hr. The total volume to be infused indicates 270 mL are remaining in the present IV bag. THe nurse notices that it is exactly 1030. At what time will the infusion be complete?1930 60. An adult client weighing 205 lb (round wt to whole number) arrives to the hospital after sustaining burns to the entire right arm, anterior face, and anterior upper trunk (Round TBSA to tenth). How many mL/hr of IV fluid should the nurse administer during the first 8 hr? (Round the answer to the nearest whole number) 4185 or 523 mL/hr 61. A nurse in an emergency room is caring for a client who sustained partial-thickness to both lower legs, chest, face, and both forearms. Which of the following is the priority actions the nurse should take? a. Insert an indwelling urinary catheter b. Inspect the mouth for signs of inhalation injury c. Administer IV pain meds d. Draw blood for CBC

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