A nurse is performing an abdominal assessment of a client with suspected

A nurse is performing an abdominal assessment of a

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A nurse is performing an abdominal assessment of a client with suspected cholecystitis. Which of the following findings does the nurse expect to note if Murphy sign. A nurse performing a musculoskeletal assessment of a client with suspected carpal tunnel syndrome plans to perform the Phalen test. The nurse should ask the Hold the hands back to back while flexing the wrists 90 degrees for 60 seconds. A nurse reviewing a client's healthcare record notes documentation that the client has Heberden nodes of the distal interphalangeal joints. Which disorder Osteoarthritis. A nurse in the emergency department is performing a musculoskeletal assessment of a client. The presence of which of the following conditions would cause the nurse to avoid testing range of motion (ROM) of the cervical spine? Neck trauma.
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A nurse reviewing the healthcare record of a client notes documentation of grade 4 muscle strength. The nurse understands that this indicates: Full ROM against gravity with some resistance. A nurse performing a genital examination of a male client notes that the skin of the penis and scrotum is wrinkled. On the basis of this finding, the nurse: Documents the normal finding. A nurse is describing the procedure for testicular self-examination (TSE) to a male client. Which statement should the nurse make to the client? "If you notice an enlarged testicle or a lump, you need to notify the physician." A nurse is assisting the physician in performing transillumination of a client's scrotum. The nurse prepares for this procedure by: Obtaining a flashlight and darkening the room. A female client is seen in the clinic for a gynecological examination. The nurse begins collecting subjective data. Which of the following topics does the nurse Her menstrual history. During a health assessment interview, the client tells the nurse that she has some vaginal drainage. The client is concerned that it may indicate a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Which statement should the nurse make to the client? "I need some more information about the discharge. What color is it?" A nurse is preparing to assist the physician in performing an internal gynecological examination of a client. In which of the following positions does the Lithotomy. A nurse is providing instructions to a client who is scheduled to undergo a Papanicolaou (Pap) test in one week. Which statement does the nurse make to "Avoid intercourse for 24 hours before the scheduled examination." A nurse is reviewing the healthcare record of a client who has just undergone an examination of the internal genitalia. Which of the following Clear secretions with a foul odor are noted on the cervix. A nurse is preparing a female client for a rectal examination. Into which position does the nurse assist the client?
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