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8. The nurse is preparing the discontinue long term TPNtherapy for a client. The nurse should plan to discontinue the TPN graduallyto reduce the risk of which of the following adverse effects?A.Hyperglycemia (if speeding up tpn rate)B.DiarrheaC.ConstipationD.Hypoglycemia-You taper it off to avoid this!!!Rationale PDF p.298: Never abruptly stop TPN. Speeding up/slowing down the rate is contraindicated. An abrupt ratechange can alter blood glucose levels significantly.Rationale PDF nutrition p.58: don’t discontinue abruptly, must taper to prevent rebound hypoglycemia
19. A nurse is preparing a client for an ECG. The client is anxious and says that he is afraid the equipment will give him an electricshock. Which of the following is an appropriate response by the nurse?
23. A nurse is caring for client who has hypertension and has a new prescription forlisinopril(ACE inhibitor). The nurse shouldconsult with the provider about which of the following medications in the client’s medication administration record? (A)
26. A nurse is administeringfurosemide(Lasix)80 mg PO twice daily to a client who has pulmonary edema. Which of the followingassessment findings indicates to the nurse that the medication is effective?

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