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25.A patient in the clinic with cystic fibrosis (CF) reports increased sweating and weakness during the summer months. Which action by the nurse would be most appropriate?a.Teach the patient signs of hypoglycemia.b.Have the patient add dietary salt to meals.c.Suggest decreasing intake of dietary fat and calories.d.Instruct the patient about pancreatic enzyme replacements.26.A young adult female patient with cystic fibrosis (CF) tells the nurse that she is considering getting married and wondering about having children. Which initialresponse by the nurse is best?
a.“Are you aware of the normal lifespan for patients with CF?”b.“Would like more information to help you with that decision?”c.“Many women with CF do not have difficulty conceiving children.”d.“You will need to have genetic counseling before making a decision.”27.A patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has coarse crackles throughout the lung fields and a chronic, nonproductive cough. Which nursing intervention will be mosteffective?28.The nurse provides dietary teaching for a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who has a low body mass index (BMI). Which patient statement indicates that the teaching has been effective?29.Which instruction should the nurse include in an exercise teaching plan for a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)?30.The nurse completes an admission assessment on a patient with asthma. Which information given by patient is indicates a need for a change in therapy?a.The patient uses albuterol (Ventolin HFA) before aerobic exercise.b.The patient says that the asthma symptoms are worse every spring.c.The patient’s heart rate increases after using the albuterol (Ventolin HFA) inhaler.d.The patient’s only medications are albuterol (Ventolin HFAl) and salmeterol (Serevent).