Developmental Stages - Early Adulthood to Later Adulthood

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Developmental Stages - Early Adulthood to Later Adulthood
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2014-04-20 10:30:13
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Early Adulthood to Later Adulthood
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  1. The nurse educator is providing an information session to unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP) regarding caring for the older adult. The nurse educator should tell the UAPs that which situation portrays ageism? 
    1. Informing older adults of their rights 
    2. Allowing older adults to make decisions 
    3. Accepting differences among older adults 
    4. Advising older adults to forgo aggressive treatment
    4. Advising older adults to forgo aggressive treatment
  2. The nurse who volunteers at a senior citizens' center is planning activities for the members who attend the center. Which activity would bestpromote health and maintenance for these senior citizens? 
    1. Gardening every day for an hour 
    2. Sculpting once a week for 40 minutes 
    3. Cycling 3 times a week for 20 minutes 
    4. Walking three to five times a week for 30 minutes
    4. Walking three to five times a week for 30 minutes
  3. The nurse is working with older clients in a long-term care facility. Which activity performed by the nurse fosters reminiscence among these clients? 
    1. Having storytelling hours 
    2. Setting up pet therapy sessions 
    3. Displaying calendars and clocks 
    4. Encouraging client participation in pottery class
    1. Having storytelling hours
  4. A nurse assesses an older client. The nurse recognizes which as an abnormal assessment finding in this client? 
    1. Gingival retraction 
    2. Decreased ability to taste 
    3. Diminished sense of smell 
    4. Evidence of abdominal ascites
    4. Evidence of abdominal ascites
  5. The nurse is assessing an older client. The nurse recognizes which as an abnormal assessment finding in this client? 
    1. Gingival retraction 
    2. Decreased ability to taste 
    3. Diminished sense of smell 
    4. Evidence of abdominal ascites
    4. Evidence of abdominal ascites

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