NUR2571 Module 8 Quiz latest 2018 July
When the nurse is caring for a patient
whose HIV status in unknown, which of these patient exposures is most likely to
require postexposure prophylaxis?
Which information will the nurse
include when teaching range-of-motion exercises to a patient with an
exacerbation of rheumatoid arthritis?
The nurse obtains the following
information about a patient before administration of metformin (Glucophage).
Which finding indicates a need to contact the health care provider before
giving the metformin?
A patient is admitted with diabetic
ketoacidosis (DKA) and has a serum potassium level of 2.9 mEq/L. Which action
prescribed by the health care provider should the nurse take first?
A patient hospitalized with an acute
exacerbation of ulcerative colitis is having 14 to 16 bloody stools a day and
crampy abdominal pain associated with the diarrhea. The nurse will plan to
Which nursing action will the nurse
include in the plan of care when admitting a patient with an exacerbation of
inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)?
A pregnant woman with a history of
early chronic HIV infection is seen at the clinic. Which information will the
nurse include when teaching the patient?
Which of these laboratory values,
noted by the nurse when reviewing the chart of a hospitalized diabetic patient,
indicates the need for rapid assessment of the patient?
A 24-year-old woman who uses
injectable illegal drugs asks the nurse about preventing AIDS. The nurse
informs the patient that the best way to reduce the risk of HIV infection from
drug use is to
Prednisone (Deltasone) is prescribed
for a patient with an acute exacerbation of rheumatoid arthritis. Which
laboratory result will the nurse monitor to determine whether the medication
has been effective?