Complementary and Alternative Therapies MED SURG PRACTICE QUESTIONS
The nurse assesses a patient with fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis. Which finding
would indicate a need for patient teaching?
a. The patient takes glucosamine daily for knee and hip pain.
Med Surg Practice Questions- Acute Kidney Injury
A patient who has acute glomerulonephritis is hospitalized with hyperkalemia.
Which information will the nurse monitor to evaluate the effectiveness of the
prescribed calcium gluconate IV?
a. Urine volume
Med SURG Practice Questions- PROFESSIONAL NURSING
The nurse completes an admission database and explains that the plan of care
and discharge goals will be developed with the patients input. The patient states,
How is this different from what the doctor do
Nursing Management: Pre-Operative Care
The surgical unit nurse has just received a patient with a history of smoking from
the postanesthesia care unit. Which action is most important at this time?
a. Auscultate for adventitious breath sounds.
b. Obtain th
MED SURG PRACTICE QUESTIONS- HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
1. When assessing for formation of a possible blood clot in the lower leg of a patient,
which action should the nurse take first?
a. Visually inspect the leg.
b. Feel for the temperature of the
Med- Surg Practice Questions- Stroke
1. A 58-year-old patient with a left-brain stroke suddenly bursts into tears when
family members visit. The nurse should
a. use a calm voice to ask the patient to stop the crying behavior.
b. explain to the family that
Med surg Nursing Management: Inflammatory and Structural Heart
10. A patient with rheumatic fever has subcutaneous nodules, erythema marginatum, and
polyarthritis. Based on these findings, which nursing diagnosis would be most
Med surg Vascular Disorders
When discussing risk factor modification for a 63-year-old patient who has a 5-cm abdominal
aortic aneurysm, the nurse will focus discharge teaching on which patient risk factor?
To help you prepare for exam I these are some areas to focus on.
Review the pathophysiology for all disease processes
Review pertinent labs with normal values
Fluid and Electrolytes
o Fluid Volume Excess excessive intake of fluids, abnor
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1. When caring for a patient who experienced a T2 spinal cord transection 24 hours
ago, which collaborative and nursing actions will the nurse include in the plan of
care (select all that apply)?
a. Urinary catheter care
b. Nasogastric (NG) tube feeding
Nursing Management: Upper Respiratory System
The clinic nurse is teaching a patient with acute sinusitis. Which interventions
should the nurse plan to include in the teaching session (select all that apply)?
a. Decongestants can be used to relieve swellin
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Clostridium Difficile Colitis
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NR324- Adult Health I- STUDY GUIDE
Acid-Base, Fluid and Electrolytes Ch. 17~Respiratory System
26, 27, 28 & 29
TESTING STRATEGIES TO REVIEW
Analyze the situation described in the question.
Treat each question as a NEW situation unless otherwise direct
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How the Central Nervous System Functions | Central Nervous System Depressants | Central
Nervous System Stimulants | Antiepileptic Drugs | Antiparkinsonian Drugs | Summary
Drugs that act upon the nervous system are used to
NR325 Adult Health II
Organization of Study for All Sections
Structure & Function of the Organ
Pathophysiology of Disorder
Usual Signs & Symptoms (Manifestations)
Nursing Management: Lower Gastrointestinal Problems
Which information will the nurse teach a 23-year-old patient with lactose intolerance?
Ice cream is relatively low in lactose.
Live-culture yogurt is usually tolerated.
Heating milk will break d
Med Surg Practice Questions
1. Which patient statement indicates a need for further teaching about extendedrelease zolpidem (Ambien CR)?
a. I will take the medication an hour before bedtime.
b. I should take the medication on an empty stomach.
c. I should
Medsurg Complementary and Alternative
Medicine Select all that Apply
1. A patient who uses multiple herbal products is scheduled for knee replacement surgery.
Which herbal products should the nurse instruct the patient to discontinue at
Chapter 44: Nursing Management: Liver, Pancreas, and Biliary Tract Problems
Which assessment information will be most important for the nurse to report to the health care
provider about a patient with acute cholecystitis?
The patients urine is bright y
MED SURG CHRONIC OLLNESS AND OLDER ADULTS
1. Which nursing action will be most helpful in decreasing the risk for drug-drug
interactions in an older adult?
a. Teach the patient to have all prescriptions filled at the same pharmacy.
b. Instruct the patient
Med Surg- Nursing Mangement practice questions: Respiratory failure
1. Which actions should the nurse initiate to reduce the risk for ventilatorassociated pneumonia (VAP) (select all that apply)?
a. Obtain arterial blood gases daily.
b. Provide a sedation
Nursing Diagnosis: Physiological
Nursing Diagnosis: Psychosocial
NR226 Concept Map
Assessment Findings (that support the
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Goal include time frame