Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 12

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When the nurse completes the patient’s admission nursing database. the patient reports that he does not have any allergies. Which acceptable medical abbreviation can the nurse use to document this finding?
    • A. 

      NA

    • B. 

      NDA

    • C. 

      NKA

    • D. 

      NPO

  • 2. 
    The nurse is working on a unit that uses nursing assessment flow sheets. Which statement best describes this form of charting? Nursing assessment flow sheets:
    • A. 

      Are comprehensive charting forms that integrate assessments and nursing actions

    • B. 

      Contain only graphic information. such as I&O. vital signs. and medication administration

    • C. 

      Are used to record routine aspects of care; they do not contain assessment data

    • D. 

      Contain vital data collected upon admission. which can be compared with newly collected data

  • 3. 
    At the end of the shift. the nurse realizes that she forgot to document a dressing change that she performed for a patient. Which action should the nurse take?
    • A. 

      Complete an occurrence report before leaving.

    • B. 

      Do nothing; the next nurse will document it was done.

    • C. 

      Write the note of the dressing change into an earlier note.

    • D. 

      Make a late entry as an addition to the narrative notes.

  • 4. 
    Patient Z asks Nurse Toni why an electronic health record (EHR) system is being used. Which response by the nurse indicates an understanding of the rationale for an EHR system?
    • A. 

      It includes organizational reports of unusual occurrences that are not part of the client’s record.

    • B. 

      This type of system consists of combined documentation and daily care plans.

    • C. 

      It improves interdisciplinary collaboration that improves efficiency in procedures.

    • D. 

      This type of system tracks medication administration and usage over 24 hours.

  • 5. 
    In the United States. the first programs for training nurses were affiliated with:
    • A. 

      The military

    • B. 

      General hospitals

    • C. 

      Civil service

    • D. 

      Religious orders

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is/are an example(s) of a health restoration activity? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Administering an antibiotic every day

    • B. 

      Teaching the importance of handwashing

    • C. 

      Assessing a client’s surgical incision

    • D. 

      Advising a woman to get an annual mammogram after age 50 years

  • 7. 
    Which of the following aspects of nursing is essential to defining it as both a profession and a discipline?
    • A. 

      Established standards of care

    • B. 

      Professional organizations

    • C. 

      Practice supported by scientific research

    • D. 

      Activities determined by a scope of practice

  • 8. 
    The charge nurse on the medical surgical floor assigns vital signs to the nursing assistive personnel (NAP) and medication administration to the licensed vocational nurse (LVN). Which nursing model of care is this floor following?
    • A. 

      Team nursing

    • B. 

      Case method nursing

    • C. 

      Functional nursing

    • D. 

      Primary nursing

  • 9. 
    Paul Jake suffered a stroke and has difficulty swallowing. Which healthcare team member should be consulted to assess the patient’s risk for aspiration?
    • A. 

      Respiratory therapist

    • B. 

      Occupational therapist

    • C. 

      Dentist

    • D. 

      Speech therapist

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is/are an example(s) of theoretical knowledge? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Antibiotics are ineffective in treating viral infections.

    • B. 

      When you take a patient’s blood pressure. the patient’s arm should be at heart level.

    • C. 

      In Maslow’s framework. physical needs are most basic.

    • D. 

      When drawing medication out of a vial. inject air into the vial first.

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