Med surge 1.txt

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  1. The nurses performing and otoscopic examination of my client with mastoiditis. On examination of the tympanic membrane which of the following with the nurse expect to observe?
    A rag dull thick and in mobile Tympanic membrane
  2. The client is diagnosed with a disorder involving the inner ear. What is the most common client complaint associated with the disorder involving this part of the ear?
    Tinnitus
  3. The nurse is developing a plan of care for the client scheduled for cataract surgery. The nurse documents which most appropriate nursing diagnosis and the plan of care?
    Sensory perception disturbed
  4. The nurse is performing an assessment on a client with suspected diagnosis of cataract. The chief clinical manifestation that the nurse would expect to know in the early stages of cataract formation is?
    Blurred vision
  5. In preparation for cataract surgery the nurse is to administer prescribed eyedrops. The nurse reviews of physicians orders expecting which type of eyedrops to be prescribed?
    Mydriatic for dilation of the pupil
  6. During the early post operative period The client who has had a cataract's extraction complains of nausea and severe eye pain over the operative site. The initial nursing action is to?
    Call the physician
  7. The client is being discharged from the ambulatory care unit following cataract removal. The nurse provides instructions regarding homecare. Which of the following is stated by the client indicates an understanding of the instructions
    1. I will take aspirin if I have any discomfort
    2. I will sleep on the side that I was operated on
    3 I will not lift anything if it weighs more than 10 pounds
    4 I will wear my eye shield at night and my glasses during the day
    I will wear my eye shield at night and my glasses during the day
  8. The client with glaucoma asked a nurse if complete vision will return. The most appropriate response is?
    1. Your vision will never return to normal
    2. Your vision will return as soon as the medication begins to work
    3 your vision loss is temporary and will return in about 3 to 4 weeks
    4. Although some vision has been lost and cannot be restored further loss may be prevented by adhering to the treatment plan
    4. Although some vision has been lost and cannot be restored further loss may be prevented by adhering to the treatment plan
  9. The nurse is developing a teaching plan for the client with glaucoma. Which of the following instructions would the nurse include in the plan of care?
    1. Avoid overuse of the eyes
    2. Decrease the amount of salt in the diet
    3. I medications will need to be administered for the clients entire life
    4. Decreased fluid intake to control the enter ocular pressure
    3. I medications will need to be administered for the clients entire life
  10. The nurses performing an admission assessment on a client with a diagnosis of detached retina. Which of the following is associated with this I disorder?
    1. Total loss of vision
    2. Pain in the affected eye
    3. A yellow discoloration of the Sclera
    4. A sense of a curtain falling across the field of vision
    4. A sense of a curtain falling across the field of vision

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