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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Heart failure-rationale: elevated venous pressure, exhibited as jugular vein distention, indicates the hearts failure to pump. jugular vein distention isnt a symptom of abdominal aortic aneurysm or...Read More

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Anika Nicole, Wordsmith
Answered: Sep 24, 2018
It's IABP (stands for Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump) that increases coronary perfusion and cardiac output and decreases myocardial workload and oxygen consumption in a client with cardiogenic shock....Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Esophageal ring-key concept/objective: to understand the major causes of dysphagia dysphagia refers to the sensation of food being delayed in its normal passage from mouth to stomach. patients often...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Teach a family member to fill a medication compliance aid once per week so the client can independently take his medications.-rationale: the nurse should intervene by asking a family member to fill...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Pulmonary crackles.-rationale: high pulmonary artery wedge pressures are diagnostic for left-sided heart failure. with left-sided heart failure, pulmonary edema can develop causing pulmonary...Read More

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Jason B. Elster
Answered: Apr 20, 2018
Dobutamine is a sympathomimetic medication utilized as a part of the treatment of heart failure and cardiogenic stun. Its essential mechanism is immediate incitement of β1 receptors of the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
I will have the transplant coordinator speak with you to answer your questions.-rationale: the transplant coordinator, a specially trained person with knowledge of the donation, procurement, and...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
With the proper support and education, he could make the necessary changes.-rationale: the nurse is advocating for the client by telling the physician that with proper education and support, the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
History of aortic valve replacement-rationale: a heart valve prosthesis such as an aortic valve replacement is a major risk factor for infective endocarditis. other risk factors include a history of...Read More

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J. Goodman, Web Content Writer
Answered: Oct 15, 2018
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is known by most people as CPR. It is when someone does chest compressions because the victim is not responding to the person and their heart is not pumping or...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
213645-the correct answer is 2,1,3,6,4,5.rationale: according to the american heart association, the nurse should first assess responsiveness. if the client is unresponsive, the nurse should...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Decreased cardiac output-rationale: decreased cardiac output is an appropriate nursing diagnosis for a client with hcm because the hypertrophied cardiac muscle decreases the effectiveness of the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
Pericardial friction rub-rationale: a pericardial friction rub, which sounds like squeaky leather, may occur during the first week following an mi. resulting from inflammation of the pericardial...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 16, 2020
I\ ll keep a log of each time my icd discharges.-rationale: the client stating that he should keep a log of all icd discharges indicates effective teaching. this log helps the client and physician...Read More

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