NCLEX Practice Exam 27 (10 Questions)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Pain

    • B. 

      Disalignment

    • C. 

      Cool extremity

    • D. 

      Absence of pedal pulses

  • 2. 
    The nurse knows that a 60-year-old female client’s susceptibility to osteoporosis is most likely related to:
    • A. 

      Lack of exercise

    • B. 

      Hormonal disturbances

    • C. 

      Lack of calcium

    • D. 

      Genetic predisposition

  • 3. 
    A 2-year-old is admitted for repair of a fractured femur and is placed in Bryant’s traction. Which finding by the nurse indicates that the traction is working properly?
    • A. 

      The infant no longer complains of pain.

    • B. 

      The buttocks are 15° off the bed.

    • C. 

      The legs are suspended in the traction.

    • D. 

      The pins are secured within the pulley.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Utilizes a Steinman pin

    • B. 

      Requires that both legs be secured

    • C. 

      Utilizes Kirschner wires

    • D. 

      Is used primarily to heal the fractured hips

  • 5. 
    The client is admitted for an open reduction internal fixation of a fractured hip. Immediately following surgery. the nurse should give priority to assessing the:
    • A. 

      Serum collection (Davol) drain

    • B. 

      Client’s pain

    • C. 

      Nutritional status

    • D. 

      Immobilizer

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      “I must flush the tube with water after feedings and clamp the tube.”

    • B. 

      “I must check placement four times per day.”

    • C. 

      “I will report to the doctor any signs of indigestion.”

    • D. 

      “If my father is unable to swallow. I will discontinue the feeding and call the clinic.”

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Bleeding on the dressing is 3cm in diameter.

    • B. 

      The client has a temperature of 100.6°F (38.1°C).

    • C. 

      The client’s hematocrit is 26%.

    • D. 

      The urinary output has been 60 during the last 2 hours.

  • 8. 
    The nurse is caring for the client with a 5-year-old diagnosis of plumbism. Which information in the health history is most likely related to the development of plumbism?
    • A. 

      The client has traveled out of the country in the last 6 months.

    • B. 

      The client’s parents are skilled stained-glass artists.

    • C. 

      The client lives in a house built in 1

    • D. 

      The client has several brothers and sisters.

  • 9. 
    A client with a total hip replacement requires special equipment. Which equipment would assist the client with a total hip replacement with activities of daily living?
    • A. 

      High-seat commode

    • B. 

      Recliner

    • C. 

      TENS unit

    • D. 

      Abduction pillow

  • 10. 
    An elderly client with an abdominal surgery is admitted to the unit following surgery. In anticipation of complications of anesthesia and narcotic administration. the nurse should:
    • A. 

      Administer oxygen via nasal cannula

    • B. 

      Have narcan (naloxone) available

    • C. 

      Prepare to administer blood products

    • D. 

      Prepare to do cardio resuscitation