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In which step of the nursing process are nursing interventions carried out?
Which of the following is an independent nursing action? Admin meds, giving a back massage, ordering a heating pad and applying it, assisting a physical therapist by helping a patient with exercises?
At a minimum, long-term care facilities require written documentation of a patient�s problem or nursing diagnosis every
Revision of the nursing care plan involves
inactivitating resolved problems
The goal of an outcome-based quality improvement (OBQI) program is to
improve patient outcomes
Regarding construction and use of nursing care plans,
nursing students use nursing care plans for their assigned patients
A nursing audit
must occur in every hospital to maintain accreditation.
Before carrying out a specific intervention in the patient plan of car, a nurse should
Identify any potential dangers
What is true regarding delegation?
Delegation occurs when LPN transfers the authority to perform a nursing duty to unlicensed assisted personnel
As a charge nurse, it is recommended that an LPN have
the ability to recognize significant changes in a patient�s condition
Preoperative and postoperative orders are acceptable if
the preoperative orders include the exact procedure to be performed
Young, immaturepolymorphnuclear neutrophils are called
A nurse is giving instructions to a patient who will have a cardiac catherization. What should the nurse include in the teaching?
A catheter is inserted into a vein o r artery and is threaded into the heart
An EEG is done to diagnose which disorder?
Hyponatremia may be caused by
What may cause hyperkalemia?
A patient has end stage COPD. What acid base issue would they have?
What is correct about MyPyramid?
To consume 2-4 servings of fruit daily and 3 of dairy
Which nutrient plays a role in maintaining fluid balance, transportation of nutrients and antibody production?
Which nutrient is essential for metabolism and cellular function?
Which oil contains omega 3 fatty acids?
A Muslim will not eat
A post operative diet includes
clear liquids when bowel sounds are audible
A patient with a history of alcohol abuse is likely to have
Which feeing tube would be placed in the small intestine?