Quiz: Will You Be A Perfect Nurse?

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Will You Be A Perfect Nurse? Nursing is an act of care and has to be done very tenderly. A nurse has to make sure that the work's intricacies, whether medical or homely, are carried out with utmost precision without any jolt to the serviceability. The quiz encompasses questions that deal with the skill set required to work as a hospital nurse.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The nurse creates a plan of care for a client with deep vein thrombosis. Which client position or activity in the plan should be included?
    • A. 

      Out-of-bed activities as desired. 

    • B. 

      Bed rest with the affected extremity kept flat. 

    • C. 

      Bed rest with elevation of the affected extremity. 

    • D. 

      Bed rest with the affected extremity in a dependent position.

  • 2. 
    The nurse caring for a client with a chest tube turns the client to the side and the chest tube accidentally disconnects from the water seal chamber. Which initial action should the nurse take?
    • A. 

      Call the health care provider (HCP).

    • B. 

      Place the tube in a bottle of sterile water.

    • C. 

      Replace the chest tube system immediately.​

    • D. 

      Place asterile dressing over the disconnection site.

  • 3. 
    Which car safety device should be used for a child who is 8 years old and 4 feet tall?
    • A. 

      Seatbelt

    • B. 

      Booster seat.

    • C. 

      Rear-facing convertible seat.

    • D. 

      Front-facing convertible seat.

  • 4. 
    The nurse is performing an assessment on a client who is at 38 weeks’ gestation and notes that the fetal heart rate (FHR) is 174 beats/minute. On the basis of this finding, what is the priority nurs-ing action?
    • A. 

      Document the finding.

    • B. 

      Check the mother’s heart rate.

    • C. 

      Notify the health care provider (HCP).

    • D. 

      Tell the client that the fetal heart rate is normal.

  • 5. 
    The nurse has been working with a laboring client and notes that she has been pushing effectively for 1 hour. What is the client’s primary physiological need at this time?
    • A. 

      Ambulation.

    • B. 

      Rest between contractions.​

    • C. 

      Change positions frequently.

    • D. 

      Consume oral food and fluids.

  • 6. 
    A child is receiving a series of the hepatitis B vaccine and arrives at the clinic with his parent for the second dose. Before administering the vaccine, the nurse should ask the child and parent about a his-tory of a severe allergy to which substance?
    • A. 

      Eggs. 

    • B. 

      Penicillin. 

    • C. 

      Sulfonamides. 

    • D. 

      A previous dose of hepatitis B vaccine or component.

  • 7. 
    The evening nurse reviews the nursing documentation in a client’s chart and notes that the day nurse has documented that the client has a stage II pres- sure ulcer in the sacral area. Which finding would the nurse expect to note on assessment of the cli- en t’s sacral area?
    • A. 

      Intactskin. 

    • B. 

      Full-thickness skin loss. 

    • C. 

      Exposed bone, tendon, or muscle.

    • D. 

      Partial-thickness skin loss of the dermis.

  • 8. 
    Salicylic acid is prescribed for a client with a diagnosis of psoriasis. The nurse monitors the client, knowing that which finding indicates the presence of systemic toxicity from this medication?
    • A. 

      Tinnitus.

    • B. 

      Diarrhea.

    • C. 

      Constipation.

    • D. 

      Decreased respirations.

  • 9. 
    The camp nurse asks the children preparing to swim in the lake if they have applied sunscreen. The nurse reminds the children that chemical sun- screens are most effective when applied at which times?
    • A. 

      Immediately before swimming. 

    • B. 

      5 minutes before exposure to the sun. 

    • C. 

      Immediately before exposure to the sun. 

    • D. 

      At least 30 minutes before exposure to the sun.

  • 10. 
    The nurse is reviewing the history of a client with bladder cancer. The nurse expects to note docu- mentation of which most common sign or symptom of this type of cancer?
    • A. 

      Dysuria. 

    • B. 

      Hematuria. 

    • C. 

      Urgency on urination.

    • D. 

      Frequency of urination.

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